NOVACYL adds YOS®H Homosalate UV filter to personal care portfolio
Lyon, France – May 14, 2014 – Novacyl, company of the Novacap Group, is now offering YOS®H homosalate V filter to sun care product manufacturers all around the world.
Homosalate is an oil soluble chemical sun locking agent that absorbs UVB radiation.
This is an excellent solvent, booster, as well as a good stabilizer for other sunscreen actives.
Producers of sunscreens may use YOS®H Homosalate in their formulation up to 15%
in the United States and 10% in Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.
“With this new UV filter Novacyl widens its offer to sun care manufacturers for beach wear and daily wear segments. With a unique paraben-free (Homosalate and Octyl Salicylate) and odorless (Homosalate) range, Novacyl asserts its differentiating offer and strategy of growth in the Cosmetics” comments Robert Monti, Business Director of Novacyl. With YOS®H Homosalate and YOS®E Octyl Salicylate UV filters, Novacyl speeds-up its development in sun care applications. “Homosalate is a salicylate (a derivative ofsalicylic acid), same as Octyl Salicylate.
This is the indisputable expertise of Novacyl. Committed to sustainable development and boosted by a unique industrial vertical integration, YOS® range offers the lowest
environmental impact” says Gilles Grenier, Managing Director of Novacyl. A company of the Novacap Group, Novacyl is the leader in Salicylic Acid, its derivatives, and aspirin. Thanks to a unique experience and knowledge, Novacyl provides safer, better-performing, higher quality and more environmentally sustainable products.