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New generation of advanced preservatives reduce TEWL

New generation of advanced preservatives reduce TEWL

02 December 2021

Vercatech Capryforce ECO and Pentyforce G are innovative natural additives providing efficient preservation, yet being gentle to the skin

Transepidermal water loss (TEWL) is an indicator of the integrity of the skin barrier function, inherently referring to the skin’s ability to retain moisture and can be a good marker for the irritancy potential or protective properties of a topical product.

 

Vercatech Capryforce ECO and Pentyforce G are a new generation of advanced preservatives that reduce TEWL yet demonstrating excellent antimicrobial properties.

 

 

Vercatech Pentyforce G is an innovative, natural, liquid, multifunctional additive with wide spectrum antimicrobial properties. It is specially optimized for minimizing any risk of reactions for atopic skin and it reduces the TEWL (clinically tested).
 

  • Inci: Pentylene Glycol, Glyceryl Caprylate
  • Cosmetic properties: Wetting, refatting, moisturizing
  • pH range: unlimited
  • Dosage: 2.5-4.0 %


Vercatech Capryforce ECO is a natural, liquid, multifunctional ingredient with pH independent antimicrobial activity to cover all type of formulae, even the most challenging. Also showing a TEWL reduction compared to placebo, it is designed to minimize the risk of destabilization.
 

  • Inci: Propanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenylpropanol
  • Cosmetic properties: Wetting, refatting, moisturizing
  • pH range: unlimited
  • Dosage: 2.5-4.0 %

 

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