4-Hexyl Resorcinol Powder is an alkylresorcinol (AR), a type of phenolic lipid, that can be found naturally in whole grain wheat and rye. In skin care, hexylresorcinol is known to function as a skin-brightening agent. It also possesses antioxidant, as well as astringent properties, that can contribute towards a more even tone complexion. Studies show the topical application of hexylresorcinol may play a role in defending against signs of skin aging (i.e, fine lines and wrinkles) and glycation- a non-enzymatic reaction that may negatively impact skin quality. In addition to its skin benefits, skincare products utilize hexylresorcinol due to its well-soluble nature.
4-Hexyl Resorcinol Powder is Clinically proven to be four times more effective than Hydroquinone, hexylresorcinol is a great addition to any anti-melanosis formulation.
Cosmetic Benefits of Hexylresorcinol Powder:
- Hexylresorcinol is the new gold standard in skin lightening (even Tone).
- Hexylresorcinol is a safe & effective active that is used as a skin lightener with skin protective properties.
- Hexylresorcinol works by modulating the melanogenesis pathway and is a stimulator of glutathione.
- Hexylresorcinol is clinically proven to be four times more effective than Hydroquinone and it is Globally Approved.
- Hexylresorcinol has Antioxidant and Astringent properties
CAS NUM: 136-77-6
INCI Name: Hexylresorcinol
Percentage Purity: 99%
Compatibility: Compatible with other skin brightening ingredients such as Niacinamide, etc., and readily blended to form skin care compositions.
pH Range: 4-9
Color & Appearance: Off-white to pale-yellow solid powder
Grade: Cosmetic Grade
Recommended Usage: 0.5-5%
Solubility: oil, Alcohol, and acetone
Melting Temperature: 66.9 – 67.9 °C
Application: Anti-aging serums, face creams, lotions, oil-based products, etc
Country of Origin: USA
Precaution: Avoid inhalation as the product is harmful. Shift the affected person to fresh air. Consult a physician immediately
Packaging: Our powders are packed in water proof zip lock pouches avoid spillage.
Recommended Storage: Our powders should be stored in cool temperatures away from direct sunlight and moisture in an airtight container. (Current Lot will expire: 08-2025)
DISCLAIMER: All SOPHIX NATURAL PRODUCTS are for external use only unless otherwise STATED. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.