LexFilm™ Spray

Polyester-10 (and) Propylene Glycol Dibenzoate

Film Former & UV Filter Solubilizer for Sprays

LexFilm™ Spray is a water-resistant film-forming system for hydroalcoholic spray sunscreens.

  • Achieve water-resistance
  • Optimize SPF value
  • Solubilize organic UV filters
  • Designed for sprayable formats
  • Soluble in water/alcohol phases
  • Pourable liquid for ease-of-use

sun care | hydroalcoholic sprays | emulsions | sticks | skincare | color cosmetics

Standards & Certifications

Readily Biodegradable
Clean Beauty Preferred
Halal Certified
Non-palm Derived
Kosher Compliant
Vegan & Cruelty-free
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Additional Information

How to Use

Recommended Use Level: 1 - 10%

Use Instruction: Add to oil phase, can be used in hot or cold process

Primary Feedstocks

  • Petrochemical

For more information about the origin and processing of this ingredient, please request a Technical & Regulatory Dossier.

Science Behind

LexFilm™ Spray contains a specialized flexible polymer combined with an aromatic ester emollient.

The polymer component is a high molecular weight, acid-functional polyester. The acid functionality provides high adhesion to skin. The polyester backbone provides solubility in water-alcohol systems and compatibility with emollients and organic UV filters.

The highly polar aromatic ester component provides organic UV filter solubilization to prevent recrystallization of the UV filters on skin. It also provides stability in hydroalcoholic formulations.

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