Cetyl alcohol is a fatty alcohol that is widely used in many cosmetics products. It helps to increase moisturization properties of your diy cosmetic products.
Use it to make your homemade body butters, sugar scrubs or lotions thicker and richer.
Oil phase thickener and solidifier/opacifier. Use together with emulsifying wax to improve stability of diy cremes and lotions.
Vegetable derived ingredient. Suitable for vegan and natural/green formulations
Product comes in convenient re-sealable stand up pouch with zip lock.
Cetyl alcohol is a fatty substance and comes in a form of a solid wax. Cetyl alcohol is derived from vegetable sources like coconut or palm oils; however, it is not your typical alcohol; it is, actually, used as a moisturizing ingredient in cosmetics products like lotions and crèmes. It is oil soluble and needs to be melted prior adding to the formulations (can be melted together with oils). When Cetyl alcohol is added to the products (crèmes, lotions, conditioners, candles...) it will, also, serve as a thickener, emollient, emulsifier and/or opacifier.
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