Hydrogenated polydecene

INCI: Hydrogenated polydecene

What is Hydrogenated polydecene?

Hydrogenated polydecene is a polymer, especially called a “vinyl -type copolymers”. It comes as a transparent oily liquid. It is formed by controlled hydrogenation of polydecene.

Use & Benefits

Its area of action varies greatly. It is a fragrance ingredient. It is an oily substance, so it can be used to moisturize dry skin. It can form a transparent but impermeable film over the skin or hair surface, which preserves skin’s own moisture and doesn’t allow damaging stimuli to bother the skin. So, it can give a conditioning effect on the skin. So, skin looks fresh even after exposure to harsh environment for longer time. It is used in skincare and hair care products.