Glycerin in Skincare

Effects: Moisturizing, Softening, Hair structure improvement, Hair gloss

Glycerin is one of the most outstanding and helpful skincare components. It's used in many skincare products because it works and provides notable results. It's one of the best moisturizers. Molecules of Glycerin can absorb water and deliver it into deep layers of the skin making it hydrated.

Safety

The component is researched very well. Many scientific researches confirm the safety and the efficiency of the component.

CIR Safety Report

Safe in cosmetics in the present practices of use and concentration described in the safety assessment. Glycerin is reported to be used at concentrations up to 78.5% in leave-on products, 68.6% in rinse-off products, and 47% in products diluted for the bath. It was not dermally irritating to rabbits when applied at concentrations up to 100% to up to 30% of the body surface 8 h/d, 5 d/week for 45 weeks. Glycerin was a mild dermal irritant at 100% in guinea pigs. It doesn't lead to damage when administered to human eye, only leads to burning without injury.

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Production

Glycerin can be either organic or chemical. Natural one is considered to be safer because it’s considered to be purified better. Chemical may contain different additives. But if the manufacturer uses expensive ingredient there is nothing to worry about.

Products with Glycerin

Total found: 15188

Positioning

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12.9%
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9%
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4.7%
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2.5%
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2.3%
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1.5%
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1.4%
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1.1%
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