Specifications: Appearance: colorless to light brown liquid. pH Value: 4.0-6.5 at 25°C. Odor: characteristic. Extract in water, glycerin, preserved with phenoxyethanol. Solubility: soluble in any proportion in water. Specific Gravity: 1.02-1.05 at 25°C. Refractive Index: 1.386-1.395 at 25°C. Microbial Plate Count: Less than 100 organisms per gram. CAS# n/a.
INCI Name: Horsetail extract.
Properties: Natural emulsifying and mattifying properties; creates a matte finish while maintaining good moisturizing features. Used for centuries as anti-irritant and soothing agent. Also used in deodorants.
Use: Recommended use level 5-10% in skin care products.
Applications: All kinds of skin and hair care products. Also useful in makeup products.
Storage / Shelf Life: Stable when stored at a dry and cool place. Approximate shelf life 1 year.
More Information: MSDS