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Hexylresorcinol

Hexylresorcinol

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Hexylresorcinol - Potent skin brightening agent

INCI: Hexylresorcinol

Hexylresorcinol (HR) is a powerful skin-lightening ingredient with anti-aging and antioxidant properties. According to clinical studies, HR is 4 times stronger than hydroquinone in skin lightening. HR is clinically proven to be four times more effective than Hydroquinone(HQ) without HQ's cytotoxicity. Multiple clinical studies demonstrated HR's strong performance in skin brightening and hyper-pigmentation control for all phototypes, with anti-aging benefits.

HR is a level 2 DIY ingredient. It is highly soluble in PEG-8, Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides, Isosorbide Dicaprylate, Ethyl Linoleate, Ethoxydiglycol, Butylene Glycol, and other high-polarity esters, non-ionic solubilizers, glycerol, and a wide range of glycols.

Not recommended to be used with ethanol

Skin Benefits:
1. 2 to 4 times more effective than Hydroquinone
2. Significant improvement in:
-- Skin lightening & even toning
-- Skin complexion
-- Significant reduction (20%) in skin age spots in 4 weeks

Characteristics:
1. Excellent safety profile
2. Photochemically stable skin lightener
3. Amphiphilic-Easy to solubilize in polar and nonpolar solvents

Use Level:
0.5 to 1%
Origin: Organic synthesis

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