Personal Care

Z-COTE LSA

INCI Name: Zinc Oxide (and) Triethoxycaprylylsilane

Z-COTE LSA is a transparent Zinc Oxide with a particle size greater than 100 nm. This physical filter provides protection from UVA/UVB radiation and meets the new FDA criteria for broad-spectrum protection. Its characteristics enable elegant and gentle formulations, ideal for beach and daily wear applications. Z-COTE LSA can be used alone or in combination with other UV filters.

Key Features

  • Inorganic UV Filter
  • Broad-spectrum UV absorption
  • Greater dispersing capability due to larger surface area
  • Particle size is > 100 nm
  • Provides free radical protection
  • Highly photo-stable
  • Hypoallergenic and gentle to skin
  • Qualifies to be included in "natural" sun protection platforms
  • Offers excellent transparency and non-greasy skin feel
  • Synergistic with organic UV filters

Recommended Applications

  • Sun Care
  • Skin Care
  • Baby Care
  • Color Cosmetics
  • Sensitive Skin