INCI Name: Lecithin, ubiquinone, ascorbyl tetraisopalmitate, tocopherol, vegetable oil, glycerin, aqua, sodium benzoate.
Specification: 10% Ubiquinone.
Usage rate: 2-6%
Vitamin-like molecule (ubiquinone, ubidecarenone) obtained from plant material Q10 is encapsulated in nano-sized liposomes consisting of a phospholipid double nano-emulsion with vitamin E and vitamin C (ascorbyl tetraisopalmitate) to maintain activity, enhance skin penetration and potency. Accompanying vitamin E and vitamin C are needed to activate coenzyme to its active state. The liposomes have an average particle size of about 50nm. Activity 6.8-7.3% Q10 (liposome-encapsulation largely reduces the amount of Q10 required for effectiveness as compared to non-encapsulated pure Q10).
- Excellent antioxidant due to vitamin E and vitamin C
- Can significantly reduce the appearance of aged skin and wrinkles. Has been found to improve appearance of aged skin
- Potent moisturizer as liposomes can penetrate into skin minimizing water-loss.
- Ideal to fight against scalp and hair aging but also to reinforce and revitalize hair
Can be added to formulas as is. Add preferably at the end of the formulating process. Typical use level 2-6%. For external use only.
Anti-aging & anti-wrinkle products, hair treatments/hair serums, pre/after sun lotions, hydrating / rejuvenating & moisturizing skin care products.