Acetamide MEA is created via the combination of acetamide and monoethanolamine (MEA) and is used to produce cosmetics and personal care products including shampoo and conditioners, lotions, and bubble baths.
- Acetamide MEA functions in cosmetics and personal care products by taking moisture from the air to increase the skin’s water content.
- Aspects of the appearance and texture of hair can be enhanced by Acetamide MEA. Such aspects include volume and softness.
- Nitrosating agents shouldn’t be combined with Acetamide MEA in cosmetics and personal care products.
- Mild skin irritation may occur if skin is exposed concentrated Acetamide MEA for 24 hours.