geogard 221 (preservative) - Makesy

geogard 221 (preservative)



Function: A natural broad-spectrum preservative blend based on organic acids. This eco-certified natural preservative is used in cosmetic products to protect formulas from bacteria and fungi and help them last longer. Effective at a pH of 6.0 or lower.
Suggested Products: Can be used in a variety of products such as face & body masks, body scrubs, under-eye treatments, firming body cream, lotions, moisturizers, serums, face & body masks, facial cleansers, and body washes.
Solubility: Water Soluble
Usage Range: 0.1-1.1% of your formula.

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ECOCERT and COSMOS approved natural preservative. 


Ingredients (Common Name): Geogard 221 

Ingredients (INCI Name): Water, Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic acid 

Eye Safe: No 

Lip Safe: Yes 

Usage Instructions: Water soluble conservation agent (preservative) for cosmetics. Add to your final product after heat has been removed and mix.

Shipping Restrictions: None 

Shelf Life: 36 months 

Shelf life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly. The shelf life is offered as a general guideline.


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