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Octopirox

Anti-dandruff Active

Edition Number :
2
Edition Date :
October 07, 2022
Octopirox is one of the most efficient anti-dandruff actives available on the market today. Designed specifically to treat seborrheic dermatitis and dry scalp, piroctone olamine offers additional benefits: it is environmentally friendly, multifunctional (doubles as preserving agent), and can be used in various cosmetic formats.

Benefits

Scalp Care Benefits

  • Dandruff-and flake-free
  • Itch-free
  • Gentle on scalp

 

Additional Benefits 

  • Low aquatic toxicity (no labeling required)
  • Broad-spectrum preservation
Chemical Name
  • Piroctone Olamine
Product Function
  • Antidandruff Agents
Chemical Type
  • Heterocyclic Compounds
Applications
  • Shampoo
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Hair Styling
  • Antiperspirant & Deodorant
Performance Claims
  • Anti-dandruff
  • Scalp Care
  • Enables clear formulations
  • Broad Spectrum Preservation

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Technical Data

  • Appearance: White to faintly yellowish-white crystalline powder
  • Active Substance (ca.): min 99%
  • INCI-Name: Piroctone olamine

Applications

Anti-dandruff/anti-itch: Shampoo, conditioner, scalp tonic, cream rinse

Deodorants: Roll-on, spray, foot deodorant cream, stick

Anti-acne products: Gel, lotion, cleanser

Formulation Features

  • Transparent formulation
  • Easy to formulate
  • pH- and temperature stable