All-Purpose Thickener with Moisturising Effect
Description: All-purpose thickening alcohol, derived from vegetable oils. White flakes, no or faint odour. Soluble in alcohol. Insoluble in cold water. Partially solubility in hot water.
- Non-gelling thickener and viscosity enhancer (also in water-free products like lipsticks)
- Has co-emulsifying properties if concentration is higher than 5 %
- Has mild emollient and moisturizing properties
- Can boost foam when together with surfactants
Use: Add to hot oil phase to melt for proper use. Usual concentration 0.5-6%. For external use only.
Applications: Lotions, creams, hair shampoos, hair conditioners, body washes, makeup products.
Not animal tested. Does not contain animal-derived components