Is self emulsifying and it is the monoester of glycerin and stearic acid. It is soluble in oil. Can be in Flake or powder form depending on supplier.
Glyceryl mono stearate
Moisturizing creams, lotions, hair care.
Add to oil mixture of formula in concentrations of 10%. It has a melting point of 55 degrees C.
Helps to emulsify oil and liquid pahes and assists in stabilising and thickening formulas.