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Kem Plus is a preservative designed for the antifungal protection of cosmetic formulations without parabens. It is a combination based on a powerful fungicide for the preservation in broad pH range with no effect on odour & viscosity of cosmetics.
Kem Plus is a preservative system based on high concentration of the fungicidal agent IPBC, highly effective against yeasts & moulds at very low levels.
  • INCI

    Phenoxyethanol, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate
  • Claims / benefits / efficacy

    • Powerful preservation against fungal contaminations.
    • Based on the strongest antifungal preservative for cosmetics.
    • Effective alternative to parabens.
    • Not sensitive to pH and effective in wide pH range 3-9.
    • No changes of odour & viscosity of finished cosmetics.
    • Suitable for wide range of cosmetics, particularly suggested in rinse-off.
    • Reduced use levels & competitive final costs.

  • Function

    • Preservative;
    • Liquid preservative;
    • Anti yeast;
    • Anti mold
  • Application

    Kem Plus is particularly indicated for the protection of personal care products susceptible to fungal contamination. Suitable for the preservation of emulsions, oil-based formulations & wet wipes. It is easily incorporated in surfactants-based products and may be dissolved at 0.1% in aqueous formulations &
    gels. Typical applications include:
    Hair care: shampoos, lotions, conditioners, gels, mousses.
    Body & face care: tonics, gels, lotions, creams, oils, wipes.
    Make-up: foundations, wipes.
    Sun products: sunscreens, suntans, aftersuns.
    Bath products: shower gels, bubble baths, handcleaners, intimate, wipes.
    Raw materials: surfactants.

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