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MoreBrown™ DHA


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MoreBrown™ DHA

NCI Name: Dihydroxyacetone

Chemical Name: 1,3-Dihydroxyacetone, DHA, 1,3-Dihydroxy-2-Propanone


CAS No.: 96-26-4

EINECS No. : 202-494-5


Molecular Formula: C3H6O3

Molecular Weight: 90.08






1. Appearance:

White to off-white  powder

2. Identification:


3. Water %:

1.0 max

4. Residue on ignition:

0.4 max

5. Heavy Metals(Pb) ppm:

10 max

6. Iron ppm:

25 max

7. Arsenic(As2O3) ppm:

3 max

8. Assay %:

98.0 min


Application: MoreBrown DHA is the best and most popular self tanning agent for gaining a natural tan-like appearance without sun exposure. Significant and proved photo protection to UVA due to the cutaneous pigmentation induced by MoreBrown DHA. Incorporation in skin care formulations for daily use to prepare or to prolong the suntan.


Package: 1kg net per foil bag, 25kg net per drum.


Storage: Store in sealed containers at cool & dry place. Protect from light, moisture and pest infestation. Self-tanning and spray-tanning products,add it below 45℃.


Shelf Life: 2 years.