Versatile cosmetic emollient


Water proofing; Rich feel; Moisturising

INCI name: 

Hydrogenated Polyisobutene


  • Vantage Speciality Chemicals

Panalane®, hydrogenated polyisobutene, is a versatile cosmetic emollient ideal for a wide variety of personal care products. It is available in a low and high viscosity grade that are easily blendable (L-14E and H-300E).

It is particularly useful in the following applications:

  • Colour cosmetics - Great for lip products due to the rich feel, water proofing capability and moisturising effect
  • Sunscreens - An effective waterproofing agent for sunscreen formulations. It is affordable, easy to use, safe and nonirritating to the skin
Grade Description
Panalane® L-14E

Low viscosity grade

Panalane® H-300E

High viscosity grade