Ceto Stearyl Alcohol 100g

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Used as an emulsion stabilizer. Used as an opacifying agent. It imparts an emollient feel to the skin. It is commonly used in hair conditioners and other hair products.

Cetostearyl alcohol or cetearyl alcohol is a mixture of the fatty alcohols cetyl and stearyl alcohol, which is a plant-derived fatty alcohol made from a mixture of Cetyl alcohol and Stearyl Alcohol.

It is used in creams and lotions as an emulsion stabilizer, viscosity-increasing agent, and surfactant booster.

Cetostearyl alcohol can be used in oil-in-water emulsions, water-in-oil emulsions and anhydrous solutions.

It gives emollience to skin and hair products by offering a layer of protection that assists to prevent moisture loss. It also softens and conditions dry skin and hair.

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Cetostearyl alcohol Usage: 1-25% (lower amount for emulsions, higher amount for anhydrous products).


Phase A                                      Weight %                         For 240 g
Distilled Water (diluent)             62.8 %                              151 g
Glycerin (humectant)                      5 %                                   12 g
Xanthan Gum (thickener)            0.5 %                                  1.2 g

Phase B

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (MCT)(emollient)        10 %           24 g

Meadowfoam Seed Oil (emollient)                                5 %             12 g

Cetearyl Alcohol                                                             3.2 %             7.6g

Polysorbate 60                                                                0.8%              1.9g

Ceto stearyl Alcohol (thickener)                                    3 %             7.2 g

Phase C



(active ingredient)                                                              5 %              12 g

Jojoba Protein (active ingredient)                                  3 %            7.2 g


(OPTIPHEN) PRESERVATIVE                                     1.5 %            1.5 g

Fragrance                                                                          0.2 %           0.5 g

Add phase A into a disinfected, heat-resistant glass beaker and heat to 65C.

Heat phase B in a separate beaker to the same temperature to melt the ingredients. Remove both beakers from the heat and add phase B to phase A, stir very well until it is a homogenous cream. Cool to 40C
and add phase C, stir again. The cream can be filled into lotion or cream containers.

Skin treatment with ALGAE EXTRACT that has skin tightening effect and also long-term effect by
protecting skin cells from oxidative stress & strengthening skin’s connective tissue, jojoba protein
reduces fine lines and wrinkles.

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  1. Mmakgabo (verified owner)

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