Polysorbate 80

(18 customer reviews)


Polysorbate 80 is regarded as a safe chemical in skincare and is used as an emulsifier to combine oil and water.

Polysorbate 80 is generally used to combine thicker / heavier oils and is also popular in bath fizzer balls and haircare products

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Use polysorbate in applications where you need water and oil to combine a prime example would be bath oils where you have oil that you want to disperse in water.

Polysorbate 80 is best used for vegetable oils that are thicker and heavier. If you are looking to combine essential oils with water then use Polysorbate 20. Both Polysorbate 20 and 80 can be used in the same product.

Polysorbate 80 can aid the stability of creams, lotions and gels, especially in those made with cold processed by encourgaing the oils and waters to bond easily.

Common Usage


Polysorbate 80 can be used in

Moisture Cream
Moisture Lotion
Shower Gel

Bath fizzers balls

Inci Name:Polysorbate 80

Extraction Method

A polyoxyethylene derivative of sorbitan monolaurate

Shelf Life

18 – 24 months

Safety Information

Polysorbate 80 is considered a low-hazard ingredient.


Polysorbate 80 is found in cosmetic preparations, food stuffs and other household products.

Additional information


500ml, 100ml

18 reviews for Polysorbate 80

  1. Eulender Seabela (verified owner)

  2. Simonie Kriga (verified owner)

    Its works nice with my water and oil emulsions love it

  3. Dina Bekker (verified owner)

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  15. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Absolutely love it

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