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Optiphen ND is a preservative of the optiphen family.  It's a very mild, broad spectrum preservative consisting of phenoxyethanol, benzoic acid, and dehydroacetic acid. Completely paraben and formaldahyde free. This preservative works best in surfactant based systems, shampoos, conditioners, gels, creams, and lotions. It's meant for use in products that contain water. For Optiphen ND to be fully effective the pH of your final product should be below 6 and it should be added to your product at temperatures below 176°F.  Recommended usage rate is 1%.

INCI: Phenoxyethanol (and) Benzoic Acid (and) Dehydroacetic Acid


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by Adonech
on 3/1/2015
Optiphen Vs Optiphen ND
Out of optiphen and optiphen ND, which is better for Lotions, and which is better for scrubs?
by Bayfront Naturals
on 3/1/2015
Love these Preservatives!
I use the Optiphen products in my conditioners, lotions, etc. they have never failed, have never had any problems. I use 1% generally.
by JASSEM KWI-45323
on 2/26/2015
what is the different between Optiphen and Optiphen ND?

Reply from Bramble Berry
 Hi Jassem! The main difference between Optiphen and Optiphen ND is that Optiphen is meant for oil based products, while Optiphen ND is for water based products.  I will email you personally to discuss this further!

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