Clear, odorless organic alcohol. Increases water solubility, allows for better distribution of the product, conditions skin and aids moisture retention.
Butylene glycol is a clear, odorless organic alcohol. A chemical compound which can be used for various functions for skin care creams, and gels—it acts to lower surface tension, helps dissolve other ingredients, aids a smoother application and moisture retention. It is an emulsifier to aid in the mixture of more than one liquid ingredient.
It allows for better distribution of products and makes products more soluble to water. It is also a conditioning and moisturizing agent for the skin and found safe for cosmetic use.