INCI: C12-14 Isoparaffin

What is C12-14 Isoparaffin?

Isoparaffins are hydrocarbons with branching at second last carbon atom. C12-14 indicates that at this place, it has 12-14 carbon atom-containing alkyl chain.

Use & Benefits

As the name suggests paraffin, are used as solvents. They have a fair amount of stability at room temperature. They are non-reactive and quite versatile in formulation also. The products in which they are used are hair and skin care preparations, eye makeup, facial makeup, and manicuring preparation.