Cetyl Palmitate, Sorbitan Palmitate, Sorbitan Olivate
A cutting-edge oil-in water emulsion stabilizing agent and liquid crystal promoter lamellar liquid.
Plus Oliwax® LC is derived from olive oil fatty acids which are naturally gentle and skin friendly, making this dynamic functional ingredient a winning choice when looking to create skin-compatible, sophisticated formulas in a wide variety of eco-friendly body and skin care products. Simple to use, in either emulsions (at water or oil phase) or anhydrous systems, Oliwax® LC is biodegradable, ECOCERT validated and recognized by the CIR panel as safe, making it a great choice for those targeting the eco-chic, natural use and extra sensitive product categories.
Appearance: Ivory waxy solid flakes.
Parts Used: Olive oil fats and oils.
Shelf Life: 3 years
Melting Point: 45C - 55C
Also perfect for use in such products as skin/body care crenes, lotions, moisturizers, serums, day/night/eye creams, sensitive skin products, sun care products and after-sun care products. Also effective for use in color cosmetic products such as foundations (fluid oil-in-water), make-up removers, lipsticks, and lip balms.
General Recommended Use: 1% - 4%.
Hydrating/moisturizing agent in o/w & w/o emulsions: 1% – 3%.
Ingredient Function: Stabilizing agent/liquid crystal promoter/viscosity enhancer.
Solubility: Soluble in mineral and vegetable oil (hot) and Ethyl Acetate. Dispersible in water (hot).
How to Store: Store in original container, or in plastic or stainless container, at a temperature between 5 and 35°C.
Warnings: Pregnant or lactating people, or those with known medical conditions should consult with a physician prior to using product. Can be irritating to skin and eyes. For external use only.