Leonardi Laboratories Emulsifying Wax 500g
Emulsifying Wax (Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20)
Description: Emulsifying wax is derived from plant-vegetable based derivatives. Excellent proprietary emulsifiers blend for oil-in-water formulations. Contains Cetearyl Alcohol & Ceteareth-20. It forms highly stable emulsions with excellent appearance and feel, compatible with a wide range of ingredients and pH. White flakes, bland odour. Soluble in oil phase of formulation.
INCI Name: Cetearyl alcohol, ceteareth-20.
Properties: Emulsifies water and oil phase, ideal for formulations with a low pH. Does not require the aid of other emulsifiers, has high electrolyte tolerance.
Use: Add to oil/emulsifier phase of formulas, melts at 50oC/120oF. Use level: 1-10%.
Applications: Creams, lotions, cream-gels, foundations, hair conditioners.