17 g Vitamin B5 Liquid

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17 g Vitamin B5 Liquid

Product number: RM17VITAB5

Product Description

Ingredients: d-Panthenol, Purified Water, d-Pantolactone


INCI Name:  Panthenol, Aqua

Assay:75% Min.

Background Information: Vitamin B5 as it is known is one of the most popular vitamins used in the cosmetic industry. It is easily incorporated into cosmetic products and is a product that can be used as an ingredient in skin care, hair care and nail care products as a conditioning agent.
In skin care it acts to help restore the skins moisturising properties, in hair care it is used to help soothe split ends and damaged hair and in nail products it is used to help increase the strength and flexibility of the nails.

Appearance: Colourless to slightly yellow coloured to mobile liquid

Activity:  100% of the biologically active 'D' isomer.  Panthenol is also available as a DL Panthenol which is a mixture of two different isomers of this vitamin. The body is only able to metabolise the D isomer making the blended version only 50% biologically active. The DL panthenol is sold as a powder.

Odour: Odourless

Solubility: Water soluble

Stability:  Heat and light stable but do avoid extreme acid and alkali conditions as this can cause the Vitamin B5 to react.


  • It increases and improves the humidity properties of the skin making dry skin more soft and elastic.
  • It acts as an anti-inflammatory and helps soothe irritated skin.
  • It helps the healing of the skin through encouraging the growth of new epithelial cells

Hair care

  • It moisturises the hair.
  • It reduces the formation of split ends.
  • It improves the condition of damaged hair.
  • It thickens the hair and gives it more shine.


  • Dry/mature skin
  • Skin grazes
  • Blisters
  • Shaving sores
  • Split ends
  • Thin and brittle hair
  • Dull looking hair


  • Water based creams and lotions
  • Shampoos
  • Conditioners
  • Hair strengthening lotions
  • Hair softeners
  • Hair sprays
  • Cuticle preparations

*Use up to 0.7-2.7% in botanical skincare bases.



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