Formulate PEG-free Cosmetics with ADT-3 Surface Treated Pigments

Good skin adhesion, hydrophobic and long lasting

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Despite the fact that there is no regulation about safety on PEG, Sensient has taken these concerns into consideration and developed a PEG-free surface treatment: ADT-3 so that brands are able to develop more cosmetic options to offer to the market.

ADT-3 Surface Treatment PEG Free Foundation

What is ADT-3 Surface Treatment?

  • PEG and soyamine-free hybrid hydrophobic surface treatment for high pigment load & fluid make-up formulations without compromise on sensoriality
  • INCI: CI, Isopropyl Titanium Triisostearate, Polyglyceryl-2 Diisostearate/ IPDI Copolymer

So what are the properties and benefits?

  • High compatibility and dispersibility in oils, especially polar oils which improves stability of emulsions
  • High pigment load with highly limited hardening in sticks
  • High pigment load with little viscosity increase in fluids, up to 40% of pigments
  • Excellent color strength in W/O, W/Si, anhydrous sticks and pressed powders
  • Suitable for hair make-up in aerosol spray format
  • Improved hydrophobicity
  • Allows higher pigment content in fluid formulations
  • Low viscosity dispersion in oils and esters
  • Improved adhesion, long wearing
  • May eliminate film formers in anhydrous formulations
  • Buildable coverage and homogeneous application, easy to blend
  • High color-intensity color lipstick

*Only available in Asia at the moment

Contact us to request a sample of ADT-3 Surface Treated pigments or arrange a VIVID session with us. We will be happy to introduce you to our latest ingredient launches and innovations.

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