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Stearic Acid Flake 5 Lb
Vegetable based Stearic Acid Flake
INCI - Stearic Acid
100% Vegetable based Stearic Acid / Palm Derived, Cosmetic grade.
Excellent emulsifier, and thickener.Used in all kinds of creams and lotions. Adds silkiness and pearl to creams and lotions.
Used in soapmaking to make a hard bar of soap. In a cosmetic wax the usage of the stearic will be about 3%.
Thickens and stabilizes lotion/cream formulations very effectively.
Stearic is used in water-in-oil emulsions, oil-in-water emulsions, and oil-based formulas.
Melting Point: Approx 57.5 - 60?C or 135.5 - 140?F Recommended Usage: 1-20% (depending on application)
No Added Chemicals Highest quality & purest form extracted.
Biodegradable. Vegan - all vegetable source. Store in cool, dry place.
In candles, Stearic Acid makes candles burn longer and increases melt point. Allows the candle maker to blend in more fragrance for better cold throw and hot throw of fragrances. To start use 1 - 2 tbsp per pound, or about 6% by weight. Using more will also make the candle whiter and more opaque.
Shipping - 5 Lb ships either Priority Mail or USPS Medium Flat Rate Box.
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