Hexamidine Diisethionate

INCI Name
Hexamidine Diisethionate
Ingredient origins
Hydrocarbons
Role
Anti-Dandruff Agent
Common name
Hexamidine Diisethionate
EWG score
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The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.
Approved
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Ingredient details
An organic salt that is used as an anti-dandruff agent. Hexamidine Diisethionate is a hydrosoluble antimicrobial cationic substance with a wide spectrum of activity against bacteria, fungi and yeasts.