hydroxyethyl urea

A synthetic ingredient that serves to hydrate skin and help maintain a normal moisture balance in skin’s uppermost layers.

References for this information:
Dermatology and Therapy, March 2015, pages 1-8
Biochimica et Biophysica acta, November 2013, pages 2,470-2,478
Dermatology Online Journal, November 2013, pages 1-14
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, October 2011, pages 1-33

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