Similar products and synonyms: Hystrene, Emersol 120; Emersol 150; Emersol 153; Industrene R; Hystrene 80; Hystrene 4516; Pearl stearic; Palm Stearic, Pristerene
Used in all types of creams, lotions, balms, and also for candlemaking. INCI - Stearic Acid
100% Vegetable / Palm Derived, Cosmetic grade.
Adds silkiness & pearl to creams and lotions. Used in soapmaking to make a hard bar of soap. In a cosmetic wax the usage of the stearic will be about 3%. Thickens and stabilizes lotion/cream formulations very effectively. Stearic is used in water-in-oil emulsions, oil-in-water emulsions, and oil-based formulas.
In candles, Stearic Acid makes candles burn longer and increases melt point. Stearic is also a surfactant that allows the candle maker to blend in more fragrance for better cold throw and hot throw of fragrances. To start use 1 - 2 tbsp per pound, or about 6% by weight. Using more will also make the candle whiter and more opaque.
Melting Point: Approx 57.5 - 60?C or 135.5 - 140?F Recommended Usage: 1-20% (depending on application) Biodegradable. Store in cool, dry place.
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