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Butylated Hydroxytoluene (B H T) (Cosmetic Grade)

Butylated Hydroxytoluene (B H T) (Cosmetic Grade)

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Butylated Hydroxytoluene (B H T) (Cosmetic Grade) is a powerful antioxidant that prevents the oxidation of fats and oils, extending the shelf life of cosmetics. With a cosmetic-grade formula, it effectively protects against discolouration, rancidity, and other forms of degradation. Experience long-lasting quality and freshness with Butylated Hydroxytoluene (B H T) (Cosmetic Grade).

Specifications, Features & Benefits

INCI: Butylated Hydroxytoluene

CAS: 128-37-0


-Antioxidant Power: Effective in preventing oxidative degradation. Inhibits the formation of free radicals.

-Stability Assurance: Maintains the stability of cosmetic formulations. Guards against breakdown due to air, light, or heat exposure.

-Preservative Function: Extends shelf life by inhibiting microbial growth. Ensures product safety and prevents contamination.

-Color Preservation: Retains the original color of cosmetic products.Prevents degradation of colorants and pigments.

-Performance Enhancement: Contributes to overall product performance. Preserves ingredient integrity, preventing undesirable changes.


-Antioxidant Properties: BHT possesses strong antioxidant properties, helping to protect cosmetic formulations from oxidative degradation. It effectively inhibits the formation of free radicals, preventing the oxidation of oils and fats in cosmetic products. This helps extend the shelf life of the product and maintains the integrity of its ingredients.

-Stability Enhancement: As a stabilizer, BHT helps maintain the stability of cosmetic formulations by preventing the breakdown of ingredients due to exposure to air, light, or heat. This is particularly beneficial for products that contain oils and fats, as BHT helps prevent rancidity and discoloration.

-Preservative Function: BHT acts as a preservative, extending the overall shelf life of cosmetic products by inhibiting the growth of microorganisms such as bacteria and fungi. This preservation function is crucial for maintaining product safety and preventing microbial contamination.

-Color Retention: In cosmetic formulations, BHT contributes to the retention of the product's original color by preventing the degradation of colorants and pigments. This is essential for cosmetic products that rely on specific color profiles, ensuring that they remain visually appealing to consumers over time.

-Enhanced Product Performance: The addition of BHT in cosmetic formulations can contribute to the overall performance of the product. By preserving the integrity of key ingredients, preventing off-putting odors, and maintaining the intended color and texture, BHT helps ensure that cosmetic products deliver the desired sensory experience and functionality to consumers.

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: Butylated Hydroxytoluene
-Appearance: White Powder
-Natural or synthetic: Synthetic
-Solubility: It is soluble in oil and ethanol. It is insoluble in water.
-Odour: Characteristic
-Form: Powder
-Consistency: Crystalline powder

Applications, Usage & Storage

-Cosmetics and Personal Care Products: Skincare creams and lotions, Lipsticks and lip balms, Shampoos and conditioners, Hair styling products

Recommended Usage Rate: 0.001 % to 0.5% in cosmetic formulations

Formulation Guidelines:
-Add to the heated oil phase.
-Combine with the water phase of the formulation.
-Mix and stir continuously until it dissolves.

Storage: -Temperature: Store below 25°C (77°F), avoiding extreme temperatures.
-Light Protection: Keep in opaque containers away from direct sunlight.
-Airtight Seal: Use airtight containers to minimize air exposure.
-Moisture Control: Store away from moisture, consider using desiccants.
-Contamination Prevention: Keep BHT away from strong odors and contaminants.
-Regular Checks: Inspect for discoloration, clumping, or unusual odor.
-Follow Manufacturer Guidelines: Adhere to specific recommendations from the manufacturer.
-Safe Storage: Store in a secure location, away from children and pets.

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.

It's important to note that while BHT offers these benefits, there is ongoing research and discussions about its safety and potential health concerns. Cosmetic formulators should adhere to regulatory guidelines and consider alternative ingredients if there are specific concerns regarding BHT.

Bulk Rates

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Shipping, Packaging & Dispatch Information

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Dispatch Estimate:

-In Stock: 2-3 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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