Piroctone olamine NEW!
Technical name: Piroctone olamine
Empirical formula: C16H30N2O3
Molecular weight: 298.421
Piroctone olamine, also called piroctone ethanolamine, is an antifungal and antimicrobial compound used in the treatment of fungal infections, including the genome of dandruff-causing Malassezia globose. It is used in anti-dandruff shampoos and topical skin products, encouraging hair growth, and reducing hair fall. It is also used as a preservative and thickening agent in cosmetic products, preventing the growth of germs, extending its shelf life, and ensuring user safety.