Project Description

VERSAGEL M 1600

The Versagel® M1600 is a patent-protected gel which is based on gelling hydrocarbons in such a manner as to promote improved skin occlusivity and TEWL (trans epidermal water loss). The product enhances moisturization, has excellent suspension ability, has custom rheology or flow capability, is thermally stable and easy to use. Clinical studies with gelled mineral oil have shown that moisturization, as measured by TEWL, improves 53% even though the gel contains > 90% mineral oil.

Application:Thickener, Rheology Modifier, Viscosity Builder, Suspending Agent for Oil Based Products
Dosage Form: Topicals
Cas No: 8042-47-5

Grade/ variant INCI Name
Versagel® M1600 High Viscosity Mineral Oil Gel