DPG is approved as a safe cosmetic ingredient under EU Cosmetic Legislation and has been used in cosmetic products for many years now in skin and hair care formulations. It is an exceptionally high purity product which is clear and odourless (unlike the alcohol we previously had) allowing the true fragrance of the product it is combined with to shine through. It is commonly used in fragrance oils and perfumes as it allows the fragrance to disperse slowly.
According to the Cosmetic Ingredient Database (Cosing), the functions of Benzoin Essential Oil are:
Film Forming, Masking, Perfuming
To view more information, visit the Cosing Database here.