TEGO® Sterol 7-DHC
INCI: 7-Dehydrocholesterol (proposed)Product Categories: Active, Protectant, Sun Care Agent
TEGO® Sterol 7-DHC is a natural skin sterol. It is a precursor of Vitamin D3. This product elevates the skin’s protective powders.
This product is soluble in emollients and soluble in non-polar and polar oils. It is not soluble in cosmetic oils but does not show recrystallization in an oil-in-water emulsion at a use level of 0.1%.
Features & Benefits of TEGO® Sterol 7-DHC
- Precursor of biosynthesis of both cholesterol and Vitamin D3
- 7-DHC regulates skin cell differentiation and stimulates skin natural antimicrobial peptides
- Protects against damage from UV irradiation; action on melanocytes and melanogenesis; and protection of the hair follicle
- Body Care
- Colour Cosmetics
- Face & Neck Care
- Hand & Foot Care
- Lip Care
- Mens Care
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