Ingredients and Formulation

Eastman Chemical Company

Eastman GEM Retinyl Sunflowerate

2021 Finalist

Eastman GEM retinyl sunflowerate is a pro-retinol derivative composed of retinol and sunflower fatty acids. It is a biobased, formulation-stable, easy-to-handle, nonirritating antiaging ingredient. This technology enables derivatives of retinol that are mild, easy to handle, and stable while also maintaining its efficacy and applying the 12-principles of green chemistry; thus making a great ingredient even greater.