4-Ethoxybenzaldehyde helps calm redness and irritation.
How to use it
Beginner: Add 1 tube to 4 oz of your favorite base cream or an oil-based formula.
Advanced: Add this ingredient to your formulation at up to 1% during the cool down phase for best results.
Store at room temperature. Protect from light, heat, and air. Colder temperatures and exposure to elements can cause crystals to form in the pure product.
Draelos ZD, Fuller BB. (2005) Efficacy of 1% 4-ethoxybenzaldehyde in reducing facial erythema. Dermatol Surgery 31(7 Pt 2) :881-885
Huang, Mou Tuan; Liu, Yue; Rosen, Robert T.; Ho, Chi-Tang (2004) Anti-inflammatory activity of phenolic antioxidants. Abstracts of Papers, 228th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 22-26, 2004.