Vitamin E (Tocopherol)
Product by: NaturallyThinking
One of the purest forms of cosmetic Vitamin E possible, with a minimum of a 70% blend of alpha, beta, gamma and delta tocopherols in sunflower seed oil.
Latin name: Tocopherol, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil
CAS number: 54-28-4
Origin: 100% natural soybean extraction
Although not a preservative, Vit. E (Tocopherol) plays a very important role in mixtures, especially those that contain essential oil, as the natural antioxidant properties prevent the formation of peroxides in mixtures of essential oils (whether in creams, lotions, oils or gels) that can be harmful to the skin.
Consequently, it guarantees the freshness and quality of your mixtures, in addition to adding antoxidant properties to your final skin product. Vit's capacity. E (Tocopherol) to stop the formation of peroxides is reduced by exposure to air.
Tocopherol decreases oxidation and penetrates through the skin into living cells, where about 5% is converted to free tocopherol and provides beneficial antioxidant effects.