INCI Name: 

Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate

PARSOL® MCX is a strong UVB absorber. It is an oil soluble, colorless, odorless liquid, which can be easily incorporated in the oil phase of a sunscreen formulation. PARSOL® MCX boosts the SPF when used in combination with other UV filters. It is ideal for water-resistant sunscreen products. It is an excellent solubilizer for many solid UV filters such as PARSOL® 1789, PARSOL® 5000, Ethylhexyl Triazone, Diethylhexyl Butamido Triazone, Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate and Bis-Ethylhexyloxyphenol Methoxyphenyl Triazine. It is approved world-wide in various concentrations.


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