Neossance® Hemisqualane is an innovative light emollient with high spreadability, ideal for natural cosmetic formulations. It has a great sensorial profile providing unique qualities including being a non- volatile emollient with a light and dry feel. Neossance® Hemisqualane is ideal for use in skin care and hair care applications.
HemiSqualane is a plant-derived non polar C15 hydrocarbon.
It is a perfect alternative for petroleum-based paraffins and silicone ingredients. It has a great sensorial profile providing unique qualities including being a nonvolatile emollient with a light and dry feel. In skin care it creates elegant and light textures with a non-tacky, non-greasy and silky finish. Its ability to dissolve crystalline UV filters also makes it an ingredient of choice for sun care products. In make up, it facilitates a smooth and even application for lipsticks and foundations.It also demonstrates excellent cleansing properties for make up removal, including waterproof formulations like mascaras. With high spreadability and soft after feel, it is also the ideal ingredient for hair care applications, leaving the hair smooth and soft without weighing it down.