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Kemidant Plus is a powerful cosmetic preservative in solid form based on DMDM Hydantoin & IPBC. It is a synergistic combination with the highest antimicrobial efficacy for the broad spectrum protection of cosmetics in a wide pH range and without affecting the final appearance of formulations. Kemidant Plus represents an effective alternative to parabens-based system, active at very low levels.
Kemidant Plus is highly efficacious against Gram-negative bacteria, Gram-positive bacteria, yeasts & moulds. The synergistic combination of the antifungal properties of IPBC with the antibacterial properties of DMDM Hydantoin provides both bactericidal and fungicidal activity already at 0.05%.
  • INCI

    DMDM Hydantoin, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate
  • Claims / benefits / efficacy

    • Powerful broad spectrum preservation.
    • Synergistic combination of strong cosmetic preservatives.
    • Highly effective alternative to parabens.
    • Not sensitive to pH and effective in wide pH range 3-9.
    • No changes of colour, odour & viscosity of finished cosmetics.
    • Reduced use levels

  • Function

    • Preservative;
    • anti gram-negative;
    • anti gram-positive
    • anti yeast;
    • anti mold;
  • Application

    Kemidant Plus finds use in a wide range of personal care products: aqueous & hydro-alcoholic systems, surfactants-based, emulsions & anhydrous products. Typical applications include:
    Hair care: shampoos, lotions, conditioners, gels, mousses.
    Body & face care: serums, tonics, gels, lotions, creams, wipes.
    Make-up: foundations, eyeshadows, eyeliners, mascaras, powders, wipes.
    Shaving products: shave soaps, gels, aftershave balms, lotions, creams.
    Sun products: sunscreens, suntans, aftersuns.
    • Bath products: shower gels, bubble baths, handcleaners, intimate, oils, powders, wipes.
    Baby care: shampoos, bath products, shower gels.
    Raw materials: surfactants.

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