Actives > as vitamines, antioxidants and for skin protection

Various external elements can pose a danger to the skin, including UV rays, smog, ozone gases and dry air. Cosmetic vitamins and active ingredients from BTC provide protection against skin aging by neutralizing free radicals, slowing down the formation of fine lines and wrinkles and retaining the skin’s moisture.

Brands

Bisabolol®, DL-alpha-Tocopherol®, D-Panthenol®, Retinol®, RetiSTAR®, Sodium, Tinogard®, Vit A- Palmitat, Vit E- Acetat

Properties

D-Panthenol® is the provitamin of D-pantothenic acid (vitamin B5). D-pantothenic acid plays a key role in the human body.
Vit A-Palmitat as well as all forms of vitamin A esters require adequate stabilization in cosmetic preparations. This can be best achieved by using inert gas and oxygen-impermeable packaging.

Applications

Bisabolol® is ideal for the prophylaxis and care of sensitive skin, especially for baby and child care products, sunscreens, pre- and aftersun products, pre- and aftershaves, oral hygiene preparations, toothpastes, shaving creams and foams, and permanent wave products.
DL-alpha-Tocopherol® is used in cosmetic emulsions, such as sunscreen preparations, body lotions, hand creams, body creams, day and night facial creams, and multi-vitamin creams. Also in skin oils or colour cosmetics like lip sticks, mascara, eyeshadow, blusher, powder, and make-up Bisabolol® is used.
D-Panthenol® is part of the coenzyme A which is important for the structure and function of living tissue, for the resistance of mucous membranes as well as for growth and pigmentation of hair. Deficiency of vitamin B5 results in diverse dermatological disorders.
Retinol® and RetiSTAR® are used in anti-aging and anti-wrinkle products. They help to protect the skin against photoaging.
Sodium is used in any kind of skin care products like creams, lotions, gels, etc. It is used in daily care products and preparations to protect against sunburn, in care products to protect against everyday environmental influences, in preparations to lighten the skin, in cosmetics to conceal freckles and age spots, and in vitamin creams.
Tinogard® types are used as antioxidants in various applications.
Vit A-Palmitat is used in cosmetic oils and emulsions like cream, lotions, body milk, gels, as well as in other preparations e.g. in lipsticks, masks, etc..
Vit E-Acetate is as well used in different cosmetic preparations and in colour cosmetic applications.