sensiva® PA 20 – based on nature-identical phenethyl alcohol

sensiva® PA 20 combines the excellent skin care and deodorising properties of ethylhexylglycerin with the antimicrobial properties of phenethyl alcohol.
Phenethyl alcohol is a nature-identical fragrance ingredient with a mild flowery rose-like scent which can mask possible unpleasant odours of other ingredients. Its antimicrobial properties are enhanced by the boosting effect of ethylhexylglycerin. Due to its unique properties the use of sensiva® PA 20 is possible in most cosmetic applications.                                         

  • synergistic blend of phenethyl alcohol and ethylhexylglycerin
  • applicable in a wide variety of cosmetic products
  • antimicrobial stabiliser blend
  • effective against odour-causing bacteria
  • mild humectant
  • enhancer for traditional preservatives

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sensiva PA 20

Additional literature

Modern and safe antimicrobial stabilization of cosmetic products

Modern and safe antimicrobial stabilization of cosmetic products
K. M. Stoffels

Household and Personal Care today  | 1-2012

 
Boosting the Antimicrobial Efficiency of Multifunctional Additives by Chelating Agents

Boosting the Antimicrobial Efficiency of Multifunctional Additives by Chelating Agents
W. Siegert

SOFW Journal | 1/2-2014