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Benzyl Alcohol (Cosmetic Grade)

Benzyl Alcohol (Cosmetic Grade)

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Benzyl alcohol is an aromatic alcohol that is produced by various natural products. It has a mildly pleasant aroma and comes in the form of a colorless liquid. It's in moisturizers, lip balms, face cleansers, and even cosmetics, among other skincare, cosmetic, and personal care items as a preservative.

Documents: Certificate of Analysis (COA), Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), Technical Data Sheet

Specifications, Features & Benefits

INCI: Benzyl Alcohol

CAS: 100-51-6


Protects against:
–Gram positive bacteria: Yes
-Gram negative bacteria: Yes
–Fungi: Yes


-It provides broad-spectrum protection and extends the shelf life of products by preventing bacterial contamination.
-Enhances the texture and absorption of skin care products.
-It also functions as a stabilizing ingredient, preventing the product from oxidizing and so extending the shelf life of composition.
-Benzyl alcohol reduces viscosity, allowing products to flow more freely.
-It also offers moisturising and conditioning characteristics to serums and cosmetic compositions as an added bonus.
-It has strong antioxidant capabilities that help protect you from free radical damage.
-It is a naturally fragrant and aromatic alcohol with a somewhat sweet odour.

Shelf Life: 2 years

*Shelf life begins on the date of packaging and is defined as the average reasonable shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly.

Country of Origin: India

Other Specifications:

-Trade name(s) of preservative: Benzene methanol, Phenylcarbinol
-Appearance: Clear viscous liquid
-Natural or synthetic: natural
-Solubility: Water-Soluble
-Odour: Characteristic
-Form: Liquid
-Consistency: Light

Applications, Usage & Storage

Benzyl Alcohol is used in cosmetics and personal care products like soaps, detergents, makeup, hair, nail, and skincare products. It is also useful for lice as it has antimicrobial properties.

Recommended Usage Rate: 0.5 to 5%

Formulation Guidelines:
Add benzyl alcohol during the cooling phase upto 5% and stir.

Storage: Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Caution: Harmful if swallowed. May cause an allergic skin reaction. Causes serious eye irritation. Recommended to be used only by certified skincare formulators. Please refer the safety documents before usage.

Bulk Rates

Bulk rates are applicable for an order quantity of 5kgs or more. You can also check out offers & disocunts here.

Shipping, Packaging & Dispatch Information

Plastic HDPE Reagent Bottles

Dispatch Estimate:

-In Stock: 1-2 working days
-Pre-Order: 10-12 working days

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Shipping: These goods are prohibited to be shipped via Air Mode in India. They will be sent via cargo/surface mode of transport.

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Taxes & Other Legal Information

This product price is inclusive of 18% GST. Input Tax Credit is available for Indian GST registred customers.

Return, Exchange & Cancellation Policy

-Goods once shipped are not eligible for alteration, return, exchange & cancellation.

-Any product with physical defects/damage need to be notified to us before usage with an unboxing video. No replacements/refunds will be made after usage and without an unboxing video.

-In case of pre-order items the order cancellation/alteration requests cannot be processed after 24 hours of order being placed.

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