Phenoxyethanol Preservative Liquid
Phenoxyethanol is a preservative used in cosmetics and personal care products. It is a biocide which is most active against Gram-negative bacteria. It generally uses in combination with other preservatives, in part because its activity is weak against yeast and mold. Phenoxyethanol is stable up to 85°C (185°F) and has useful activity from pH 3 to 10. Phenoxyethanol is soluble in most oils. It is also soluble in water from 0.5 to 2.67 grams per 100 grams of water. It is miscible with propylene glycol and glycerin. Consider looking at our essential oils and our skincare products to enhance your beauty regime!
Biocide: Phenoxyethanol is effective against Gram-negative bacteria, making it particularly useful in preserving products where such bacteria could be problematic. However, it generally uses in combination with other preservatives because its activity against yeast and mold is relatively weak.
Miscibility: It is mentioned that Phenoxyethanol can mix or blend with other substances. Including essential oils and skincare products, to enhance their properties or serve as a preservative.
Enhancing Beauty Regimen: The suggestion is make to consider incorporating Phenoxyethanol into a beauty regimen, possibly by using products that contain it. Preservatives like Phenoxyethanol help maintain product quality and safety.
When using products containing Phenoxyethanol or any other preservatives, it’s important to follow the manufacturer’s instructions and guidelines for safe and proper use. Additionally, if you have specific skin sensitivities or allergies, it’s advisable to check the ingredient list and perform patch tests to ensure compatibility with your skin.
Phenoxyethanol is one of several preservatives commonly use in the cosmetic and personal care industry to prevent microbial contamination and spoilage of products.
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Here at Cocojojo we take safety as a number one priority! Therefore we recommend that you take the utmost care when handling raw materials. More importantly have a first aid kit be readily available!
When blending always take the following precautions:
Use gloves (disposable is ideal)
Take care when handling hot oils
Wear eye protection
Work in a well-ventilated room
Keep ingredients and hot oils away from children
If ingested, seek immediate medical advice
If contact made with eyes, rinse immediately with clean warm water and seek medical advice if in any doubt.
Appearance: Clear colourless to pale straw liquid
Odour: Mild Characteristic odour
Dispersible in emulsions
Soluble in ethyl alcohol
2% soluble in water
Usage: Ideally up to 1% – Wide pH 3 to 10
INCI Name: Phenoxyethanol
CAS : 122-99-6
Specifications: Appearance @ 25°C: Clear Liquid
Our Goal and Mission
Our first goal is to create the best personal (certified organic) skin care in the world and to create products that we are proud to sell and recommend to our friends and family.
Secondly, we aim to sell these worthy products at the lowest price that we can. Even if it will cease to be profitable.
Because our mission is to foster our clients’ positive self-esteem, help them develop a healthy perception and to improve their quality of life while reflecting the uniqueness of our organization. As a result, one outcome of these consideration is to ensure that our clients are completely satisfied with our products.
Hence, to accomplish these missions, there are going to be some products in the cosmetic industry that we would not be able to sell or recommend to our friends and family. Even though, some of these products are very profitable but they confront the purpose and ethos of our corporation.
Our products are not evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any health condition. All our products are for external use only. Secondly, unless your Medical Doctor allows you to use this product it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical professional. The information on this page comes from published sources and is only as a guide. In addition, every effort has been taken to ensure that information published on this page is correct and up to date. Cocojojo LLC cannot guarantee the accuracy of all information presented and accepts no liability in respect of any omission or error. The customer should always satisfy themselves as to the ultimate suitability of a product for an intended application. Moreover, Cocojojo LLC accepts no liability in the unlikely event of an adverse reaction occurring when using one of its products. All facts, details & recommendations on our page are provided for information purposes only and are not intended to diagnose, prescribe or replace the advice of professionals. Our products are not medication, and we can only make a recommendation for the suitability of our products in certain conditions. The purchaser accepts any recommendations at their own risk. In addition, by purchasing our products you accept responsibility to check with a professional before using any products that may interfere with drugs or medical conditions. Moreover, by purchasing our products you recognize and accept the fact that that some natural ingredients, essential oils, in particular, may still cause sensitivity in susceptible individuals and that Cocojojo LLC will not be held responsible for such occurrences. Finally, we encourage those with sensitive skin to make a patch test on the skin for possible reactions. In addition, Cocojojo LLC accepts no responsibility for incorrect use of information or product.