Ethylhexylglycerin is a natural preservative derived from vegetable glycerin (made from vegetable oil). It is used as a deodorizer, skin conditioner, surfactant (surface active agent) and preservant enhancer. Ethylhexylglycerin keeps cosmetic products microbiologically stable, that means it prevents bacteria and mold from developing. Ethylhexylglycerin also acts as a natural moisturizer, which contains SPF-15. It can be commonly found in bath, body, hand, cleansing, deodorant, eye makeup, foundations, hair care, wipes and sun tan products.
Native to North America, Oenothera Biennis is the plant that is used to extract Evening Primrose Oil. It is a non-fragrant plant oil that as anti-irritant benefits. Evening Primrose Oil is also has great anti-inflammatory and emollient benefits for skin. When used in hair products, Evening Primrose Oil is used as a moisturizer that helps keep dry scalps and hair hydrated.