Cetearyl Alcohol NF is an all-purpose, vegetable sourced, (from sustainable coconut and palm oils,) stabilizer, thickening agent, emulsifier, for making all kinds of lotions and creams, body butters and more.
A very useful additive in hair care products, creams, lotions and more.
Useful as a secondary emulsifier, thickener, emollient.
Compositional Breakdown: 30% Cetyl Alcohol and 70% Stearyl Alcohol also known as Cetyl Steryl 30:70
Typical Use level: 1-25%.
Used commonly as an emollient, viscosity stabilizer, opacifier, and bodying agent. In a variety of cosmetics and soaps including acne treatment, anti aging creams, baby lotions, emulsifiers, eye creams, hair care products, hand creams, hand lotions, lip sticks, make up removers, shaving creams and many more.
Keep in a cool (preferably below 80°F, the cooler the better), dark and dry store-room.
Under optimal storage conditions, in original unopened drums/containers, 18 months.