Vitamin A in retinoic acid form is widely used in cosmetics. This is due to the Anti-oxidant and Anti-aging efficacy of Vitamin A and the stability. This compound has the effect of promoting skin cell function and normalization of growth. retinoic acid is often used in medical treatments, mainly in dermatology. Retinoic acid is sometimes referred to as retinol and tretinoin, which are derivatives of vitamin A.
The working principle of retinoic acid is to promote skin exfoliation and regeneration. retinoic acid activates the cells responsible for the secretion of collagen. They also help the skin to peel off properly, which is a necessary process to keep the pores clean, it also make the skin tone even and prevent premature aging. For young people, this chemical can be used as a preventive measure to delay the skin aging process such as wrinkles.
Cosmetic Benefits of Retinoic acid Powder:
CAS NUM: 302-79-4
INCI Name: retinoic acid
Percentage Purity : 99%
Compatibility: Alpha arbutin and other skin lighteners.
pH Range: 6 to 8
Colour & Appearance: yellow to light orange crystalline powder with a characteristic of a floral scent
Grade: Cosmetics Grade
Recommended Usage: 0.5-2%
Solubility: Soluble in a mixture of 5% Dimethyl Isosorbide and Ethoxydiglycol Solvent (crush in Lab Morter and add Solvents, allow to dissolve), Soluble in DMSO (25 mg/mL), ethanol (10 mg/mL), acetate, DMF (20 mg/mL), dimethyl sulfoxide (25 mg/mL), chloroform (40 mg/mL), methanol, acetone (30 mg/mL), and dichloromethane. Insoluble in water, and ether.
Melting Temperature: 180 to 182 °C (356 to 360 °F; 453 to 455 K) crystals from ethanol
Application: Country of Origin: USA
Warnings and Precautions: Unprotected sun exposure, including sunlamps (UV light), should be avoided or minimized, and patients suffering from sunburn are advised not to use this product until they have fully recovered, as the effects of tretinoin may be avoided direct sunlight. Particular caution should be exercised in patients who may be exposed to UV rays for extended periods of time (e.g. due to occupation or sports), or who have an inherent sensitivity to sunlight, or who are using medications that cause photosensitivity.
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: 09-2025)
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