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Aako BV
P.O. Box 205
3830 AE Leusden
The Netherlands
KvK 31009627

AakoTan DHA

CAS number:
62147-49-3; 96-26-4
INCI:
Dihydroxyacetone
EINECS number:
202-494-5
Functionality
Auxiliary raw materials

Biological Activity

When applied to the skin causes a chemical reaction with amino acids in the surface cells of the skin producing a darkening effect. DHA does not damage skin as it only affects the outermost cells of the epidermis (stratum corneum).

Cosmetic Application

Sunless tanners. To date, it is the only active ingredient approved by the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for sunless tanning. Use level: 2.5 to 10% or more (mostly 3-5%).

Main Specification

Appearance: white crystalline powder
Purity: ≥ 98%
 

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Aako BV
P.O. Box 205
3830 AE Leusden
The Netherlands
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