Chemical synonyms: INCI: retinyl sunflowerseedate
Eastman GEM™ retinyl sunflowerate is a pro-retinol derivative composed of retinol and sunflower fatty acids. It is a biobased, formulation-stable, easy-to-handle, nonirritating antiaging ingredient. Retinyl sunflowerate is manufactured using Eastman’s EPA award–winning GEM technology, which applies the 12 Design Principles of Green Chemistry. At room temperature, it is a pourable liquid and supplied as a high-purity (>95%) assay; therefore, it is free of carriers. Eastman GEM retinyl sunflowerate is made from sunflower seed oil that contains >70% healthy unsaturated fatty acids.
- Cosmetic ingredients - lips
- Cosmetic ingredients eyes & face
- Skin care ingredients
- High purity anti-aging active
- Liquid form without added solvents, oils or diluents
- No added ingredients and no preservatives
- Prepared using GEM™ technology, which significantly reduces energy, CO2 emissions, waste, and water usage
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