An active ingredient that reduces the secretion of sebum, balances the oiliness of the skin.
Description: The ‘PCA’ in Zinc PCA stands for Pyrrolidone Carboxylic Acid which is a natural compound that is known for its skin tightening properties. Zinc PCA is a water-soluble zinc salt that is derived from PCA, a naturally occurring amino acid that is present in the skin.
Research has shown it has anti-aging benefits due to its ability to thwart destructive enzymes in skin that can damage its surface and lead to an aged, wrinkled appearance.
- A fantastic ingredient for those with oily skin
- Controls oil production and mattifies the skin.
- Highly effective at treating and reducing skin breakouts and blackheads
- Promotes skin healing
- Effectively penetrates the skin to maintain skin hydration level
Use: Serums, liquid deodorant, face wash, creams, lotions, gels, shampoo, conditioner, oily skin regulating, Anti-shine mattifying
Applications: Typically used at 0.5-2%. Insensitive to temperature, therefore to be worked into the hot water phase as well as into room temperature. Use in products with PH 7 or less
In Emulsions 0.3 %
in shampoos & cleansing-gel 0.2-0.5 %
Face-tonic, serums, hair-tonic and deodorant 0.5-1.0 %
Ingredients: Zinc PCA