L-proline, 5-oxo-, copper salt (2:1)
Category:humectants, skin conditioning
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|Assay:|| 95.00 to 100.00
|Food Chemicals Codex Listed: ||No|
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Use: Combined with zinc in dermo-cosmetics for its astringent and antimicrobial properties, copper is one of the body's essential trace elements. Cuivridone, a combination of copper and L-PCA, is used to regulate sebaceous gland activity by reducing the level of skin sebum. It is an active ingredient of choice for oily skin lotions to which it also confers its characteristic blue-lagoon colour.
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|GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)|
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|humectants, skin conditioning|
|Recommendation for copper PCA usage levels up to: |
| ||not for fragrance use.
|Recommendation for copper PCA flavor usage levels up to: |
| ||not for flavor use.
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|L-||proline, 5-oxo-, copper salt (2:1)|