Origin: Produced from an amino acid derived from coconut oil.
Also Known As:
Octane Hydroxamic Acid
Overview: Caprylhydroxamic Acid GG is a natural antimicrobial agent that can be used in preservative and paraben-free formulations. It is compatible with most cosmetic ingredients and it can be used in emulsions, anhydrous, and surfactant systems.
- Skin care
- Hair care
- Color cosmetics
Ideal Concentration Level in Products: 1% to 1.2% added to the water phase or at the end of a formula.