This is an all purpose thickening agent derived from vegetable oils. It can come in the form of flakes or pellets depending on supplier availability.
Personal care, Hair Care and cosmetics.
Must be melted and added to the hot oil phase of a mixture. Used in concentrations ranging from 0.5-5%
Used to thicken non gelling mixtures and enhances viscosity. Can be used as an emulsifier if concentrations are in excess of 5% and can increase foaming when used with surfactants.