Cetearyl Alcohol - 30 Grams

Ingredients: 

  • Stearyl Alcohol
  • Cetyl Alcohol

Description:  

Oil-soluble pellets/ flakes. Cetearyl Alcohol is actually a blend of cetyl and stearyl alcohol which are both naturally derived from mixed vegetable sources.

Application: 

Emulsion stabiliser, structurising agent,  emollient (for soft, melting texture if used at correct levels - too much will make the product very waxy). Oil-soluble - heat and melt in the oil phase.

Melting Point:  

48-56C

Use Levels: 

0.2-1.5% typically.  In an emulsion, Cetearyl Alcohol is generally used at around 0.5% to help improve the structure and stability of the oil phase while giving a good skin feel.  It can also be used up to 15% in a hair conditioner formula to give slip and increase viscosity.

Benefits:  

This all-natural ingredient helps to stabilise your product and can also improve the skin feel and texture. It has a low odour and colour which makes it suitable for a wide range of applications. It works well with non-ionic, anionic and cationic primary emulsifiers to build a strong and cosmetically appealing emulsion.

(3518)

SKU 3518
Barcode # 0646492143667
Brand GLA
Shipping Weight 0.0500kg
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