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%.
Appearance: White Flakes
Melt Point 46c -55 c (114 - 131 F)
A mild characteristic odor.
Not soluble in water. Partially soluble in alcohol.
External use only