100 percent Vegetable derived Glyceryl Caprylate Caprate is used as a thickener and as a surfactant enhancer for many types of surfactant blends and systems. Used in a wide variety of formulations - from shamposs, body washes, scrubs. Use it wherever you want a more natural product and you need a good thickener, or a product to provide good after feel too. It's EcoCert Certified since it is derived from all natural sources. All vegetable oil and vegetable glycerin derived.
INCI Name: Glyceryl Caprylate/ Caprate
Physical Form: Off white to tan liquid or paste (Depending on temperature).
Usage Levels (Typical) 0.5 - 5.0%
Typical uses for Glyceryl Caprylate / Caprate:
Amide Free Soap and Body Wash Gels
Amide Free EO foaming blends
Replaces many conventional thickeners and conditioners like synthetic thickeners, PQ 7, Q 10, Guar Gum, and PEG thickeners.
Depending on temperature you may need to use gentle heat to incorporate in to your system.
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