Ingredients glossary - Z

Zinc Oxide

Zinc Oxide is a white mineral powder with good covering power. It has astringent, drying and antimicrobial properties. In care products for the nappy area, Zinc Oxide protects sensitive baby skin against contact with damp diaper content.

Zinc Sulfate

Zinc Sulfate is a white crystalline powder that dissolves well in water. Ithas astringent and anti-microbial properties. In W/O- emulsions, which are designed as care products for the skin, the salt acts as a stabilizing ingredient.