Caprylic Acid (and) Origanum vulgare Leaf Extract
MicroCurb OC is a steam-distilled extract of oregano leaves with powerful formula stabilising properties that discourage the growth of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, fungi/mould, and yeast
Oil-soluble - suitable for annhydrous formulations.
- Ecocert approved
- Broad spectrum formula stabiliser
- Standardized extract: reproducible performance
- Efficacious against bacteria (gram+/-), yeast and fungi/mold
- Can be used alone or in conjunction with traditional preservatives
- Easy to use
- Recommended use level: 1 - 1.5%
- Optimal pH of the system: ≦5.5
- Hot process: add below 45ºC
- Emulsions, wash-off, color systems: add into the mixed phase
- Clear gels, serum systems: add after solubilizer(s). Do not pre-mix with nonionic solubilizers.