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Cetearyl Alcohol 5 Lb
Cetearyl Alcohol is a great vegetable sourced fatty alcohol used to thicken,add emollience, stabilize emulsions, and add moisturizing properties to hair and skin care products.Cetostearyl Alcohol 30:70 ratio
Appearance: White flakes or pastilles
Mild characteristic fatty alcohol odor.
Not soluble in water. Partially soluble in alcohol.
INCI Name: Cetearyl alcohol
Cetearyl Alcohol is a mixture of cetyl and stearyl fatty alcohols derived from vegetable sources, and ours is the 30 / 70 ratio, a very common, useful ratio for a wide variety of applications. It is very effective for adjusting the viscosity / thickness of the formula and increasing emollience and moisturization properties in emulsions. cetearyl Alcohol helps create richer, creamier, smooth products, and also enhances foaming abilities.
This is the 30-70 ratio 30 Cetyl / 70 Stearyl.
Use: Melt before use to 120 to 150 F for best results add to the hot water phase. Typical usage rate 0.5-15%.
Also known as Cetyl-stearyl alcohol or cetostearyl
External use only
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