Novaphene Specialities Pvt Ltd
Novaguard PFA is optimized combimation of multifuntional ingridients and exhibits broad spectrum antimcrobal activity. Novaguard PFA is alternative to Iscaguard PFA, Alkema stabil, Smagard NPA.NOVAGUARD PFA is an optimized combination of multifunctional ingredients with skin emollient, wetting agent and mild fragrance properties, besides exhibit a broad spectrum antimicrobial activity. NOVAGUARD PFA is a “preservative free additive” with a synergistic combination of multifunctional cosmetic raw materials with broad-spectrum antimicrobial protection. NOVAGUARD PFA may be classed as a “preservative free system”. This system represent an alternative to traditional cosmetic preservatives allowing self-preserving formulations thereby reducing irritant and sensitizing potentials. NOVAGUARD PFA is stable and active over a pH range of 4 to 8. Typical use levels for NOVAGUARD PFA range from 0.5% to 1.5%. It is synergistic in combination with chelating agents. Phenethyl alcohol is judged safe for use in cosmetics to 1.0%. Based on the CIR review for phenethyl alcohol and the good toxicity assessment for caprylyl glycol NOVAGUARD PFA should be safe in cosmetics up to 1.8%
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NOVAGUARD PFA is particularly suitable for emulsions, oil and surfactant based formulations and may be used in aqueous formulations upto its solubility limit i.e. 0.6%. NOVAGUARD PFA can be added to formulation at temperatures up to 80ºC, prolonged heating at elevated temperatures is not recommended.
Provides multiple benefits to cosmetic formulation as skin moisturizer, wetting/refatting agent, skin feel improver and rose fragrance, in addition prevents microbial growth. Optimal for the design of self-preserving formulations. May be used for aqueous formulations upto its solubility limit. It is used in hair care, skin care, makeup, sun products, bath products, Baby care.
Store in tightly sealed containers in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage.
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