Skip To Content

Sign up to get samples and downloads

Already have an account?

Log in to get samples and downloads

Don't have an account?



Benzophenone-1 is a white or light yellow powder compound made from 2-hydroxybenzophenone. It is used as a UV absorber to protect cosmetics and personal care products from deterioration by absorbing, reflecting, or scattering UV rays. In cosmetics and personal care products, Benzophenone-1 is used mostly in the formulation of nail polishes and enamels, but can also be used in bath products, makeup products, hair products, and skin care products.


COMPOSITION: Benzophenone-1

Any questions about Benzophenone-1?

Let us help your products succeed. Our technical team are experts in addressing your specific ingredient needs.
+1 973.882.3077
Mon - Fri, 8:30AM - 5:00PM

Top Top

We don't support Internet Explorer

Please use Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Edge to view this site.