The home of SwiftCraftyMonkey! Join Susan as she obsesses about cosmetic chemistry and other things (some possibly related to monkeys). Often strange, occasionally useful, and always worth a stop as a point of interest on your journey through the Intertron.
Hydrophilic ingredients love water (hydro- = water and -philic = loving). Water is a hydrophilic ingredient as is glycerin, propylene glycol, and alcohol.