GEM Retinyl Linoleate

Chemical synonyms: INCI: retinyl linoleate


  • Personal care ingredients
  • Skin care ingredients

Key attributes

  • High purity ingredient for anti-aging products
  • 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

Product description

A naturally derived pro-retinol composed of retinol and high-purity linoleic acid from safflower oil, Eastman GEM retinyl linoleate is a biobased, formulation-stable, easy-to-handle, nonirritating antiaging ingredient. At room temperature, it is a pourable liquid and is supplied as a high-purity (>95%) assay; therefore, it is free of solvent, diluents, and carriers.</br></br>Eastman GEM retinyl linoleate is approved in China.

Product availability

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If applicable, authorized distributors are in the regions listed below, with more details provided in the “Authorized distributors” section.

  • Asia Pacific

  • Europe, Middle East & Africa

  • North America

Authorized distributors

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