- INCI Name: Allantoin
- Chemical Name: (2,5-Dioxo-4-imidazolidinyl)urea
- CAS No: 97-59-6
Allantoin is a non-toxic, odorless, non-irritating, non-allergic white crystalline powder, which is added to cosmetics and beauty products with skin care repair , moisturizing and hydrating , softening，anti-infection and anti-oxidation effect.
The chemical formula of Allantoin is C4H6N4O3，soluble in hot water, hot alcohol and diluted sodium hydroxide solution, slightly soluble in water and alcohol, insoluble in ether and chloroform.
Allantoin can moisturize the skin and make the skin smooth，relieve and treat dry skin, also with functions of promoting cell growth, accelerating wound healing, and softening keratin. Therefore, allantoin is also a good skin wound healing agent, used for treating scar damage. It is used in a variety of cosmetic and personal care products because of its many benefits.
Uses & Applications of Allantoin
With effect of preservation and antioxidant, it can keep the skin water, moisturize and soft, is a widely used additive in cosmetics and personal care products like cream, lotion, shampoo, hair care products, convergence agents, anti -sweat deodorizing toilets, etc
With functions as promoting cell growth, accelerating wound healing, and softening keratin, it is a good healing agent and anti-ulcer agent for skin wounds. It can be used to relieve and treat dry skin, and has good curative effect on acne.
An excellent plant growth regulator, which can stimulate plant growth. It has a significant effect on increasing production as well as on firming fruit and early maturity.
Product Details of Allantoin
Slightly soluble in water, Very slightly soluble in alcohol
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