Butylene Glycol: A petroleum-derived mechanical ingredient.
Butylparaben: The ester of butyl alcohol and p-hydroxybenzou acid family. An oil-soluble preservative of the paraben family.
Propylene Glycol (PG) and Butylene Glycol: gaseous hydrocarbons, which in a liquid state act as surfactants (wetting agents and solvents). They easily penetrate the skin and can weaken protein and cellular structure.
BUTYLENE GLYCOL - used in cosmetics to keep products from freezing or melting from temperatures deviating from room temperature. It also helps active ingredients penetrate the skin and is used as a delivery agent.
Butylene Glycol and Propylene Glycol Solvents used to dilute.
C12-15 Alcohols Benzoate Emollient and provides a dry, silky feel to skin.
An agent that attracts moisture to the skin to aid in retention
Effective humectant for hair care.
Derived from the karite fruit on the African mangifolia tree; heals, soothes, protects and adds shine to hair.
Butylene Glycol, Ahnfeltia Concinna Extract
(Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride) (1) ...
Organic humectant similar to propylene glycol.
A Mediterranean annual plant (Calendula officinalis) formerly used in medicine, coloring, and flavoring of food.
BUTYLENE GLYCOL - Humectant and solvent for many herbal extracts used in cosmetics. It also retains scents and prevents spoilage. If ingested it is highly toxic.
It is petroleum derivative produced by propylene oxide hydration. Butylene Glycol is a solvent and viscosity (thickness) decreasing agent. It can also be used to create more volume in a jar, while reducing the actual amount of product.
Water, Cyclopentasiloxane, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glyceryl Stearate, Glycerin, Cetyl Alcohol, Butylene Glycol, Squalene, Acrylates/Beheneth - 25 Methacrylate Copolymer, Dimethicone, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, ...
Propylene Glycol: Combination of glycerin and water, an organic humectant similar to Butylene Glycol used in cosmetics. Clear, colorless liquids that are among the most common moisture-carrying vehicles in skin care.
This one goes on creamy, yet still leaves behind a surface that's smooth, primed and shine-free, thanks to butylene glycol, which dissolves the skin's overactive oil. This new product might just make blotting papers obsolete.
Look for ingredients such as ethylene/acrylic acid copolymer, butylene glycol, and sodium polyacrylate. But as always, the effects vary from person to person, and the results may not be dramatically noticeable.
See also: Skin, Cream, Butylene Glyco, Soap, Chemical