Hydrogenated didecene

INCI: Hydrogenated didecene

What is Hydrogenated didecene?

Hydrogenated didecene is a hydrocarbon compound. The hydrocarbon compounds are organic compounds that have only two atoms in its structure hydrogen and carbon. It comes as a solid powder.

Use & Benefits

Hydrogenated didecene, due to its colorless and odorless characteristic, quite useful in cosmetic formulations. It forms a film over the skin surface, which does not allow moisture to evaporate and protects skin from other pollutants as well. By forming such a film, it also conditions the skin. In case of formulation ease, it can be used as a solubilizer for active ingredients and fragrances as well. It is used in sun care, skincare, color cosmetics, and other personal care formulations.