Vegetable origin cosmetic ingredient. Enable to get a natural and long-lasting tan. Self-tanning is a skin-friendly and harmless product that doesn't need sun exposure.
Enable to get a natural and long-lasting tan. Self-tanning is a skin-friendly and harmless product that doesn't need sun exposure.
High purity DHA, fermentation-based, obtained by using renewable plant substrate (wheat, rapeseed). The self-tanning effect of DHA is due to the coloring of the upper layer of the epidermis, generate brown melanoidins. It is different from the melanogenesis generated by UV stimulation.
INCI: Dihydroxyacetone (and) Water Colorless to slightly yellow liquid, concentration ~60 % DHA.
Characteristics: Fast and long-lasting tanning, the color change is visible within a few hours and lasts over 3-7 days. The tan gradually fades as the dead cells of the horny layer flake off. Tanning shade controlled: skin coloration is proportional to the number of applications and concentration of DHA.
Usage: easy to incorporate in the emulsion at the end of formulation, below 40°C. Dosage: glowing products: 1,5-5% and self-tanning products: 5-12%. pH stability: 4,5 - 6.5
Storage: in a cool, dry place, protected from light
Cautions: do not ingest, keep away from children's reach; cosmetic use