Symrise is offering the cosmetic preservative o-Cymen-5-ol (p-thymol) under the brand name SymOcide C. SymOcide C is an effective alternative to traditional preservatives since it is both odorless and globally approved for use in personal care
Effective Concepts for Product Protection with SymOcide® C
Preservatives help to protect personal care products against microbial spoilage, and therefore ensure consumer safety.
Regardless of the fact that preservatives are an integral part of cosmetic formulations, current trends call for the replacement of some conventional preservatives for various reasons, such as negative press, consumer perception and regulatory changes.
“Symrise is a leading supplier of modern solutions for product protection. We have discovered that SymOcide® C, when properly used, can preserve many cosmetic products effectively. Particularly in combination with organic acids or other multifunctional ingredients, SymOcide® C shows broad spectrum protection,” says Dr. Florian Genrich, Global Product Manager at Symrise.