Appearance Colorless or light yellow liquid
Odor: Very weak, characteristic
Identification IR: Conform
Identification UV: Conform
Acidity: 0.8ML max
Specific gravity: 1.005-1.013
Refractive Index: 1.542-1.548
Purity: 99% max
Individual impurity: 0.5% max
Total impurities 2.0% max
Octyl Methoxy Cinnamate is approved worldwide and is the most frequently used UV filter. It can readily be incorporated
without problem in all the usual cosmetic raw materials(fats and oils) and it is a good solvent for other ingredient
of sun care products. Also OMC is an exceptional addition to protective hair care and lip care products.
Octyl Methoxy Cinnamate is an organic compound that is an ingredient in some sunscreens and lip balms. Its primary use is in sunscreens and other cosmetics to absorb UV-B rays from the sun, protecting the skin from damage. It is also used to reduce the appearance of scars.