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Olivem 1000

Olivem 1000

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Description

Olivem 1000 is a nonionic, PEG-free, self-emulsifying, multifunctional ingredient designed for O/W systems. It has the ability to generate liquid crystal structures that mimic the natural organization of the skin’s stratum corneum. It is a complex combination of olive oil-derived fatty acids that are chemically similar to the phospholipid composition of the skin’s surface.

Vegan suitable.

Benefits

  • Biodegradable
  • Biomimetic, plant-derived ingredient
  • Safe and hypoallergenic
  • Imparts excellent spreadability without soaping effect
  • Imparts moisturizing properties
  • Capable of being used in both skin and hair care formulations
  • Helps improve wet combability in hair care formulations
  • Suitable for use over a wide pH range of 3.0-12.0
  • HLB Value = 8-9

Typical Usage Rate

  • 3.0 - 5.0% in O/W emulsions as the primary emulsifier
  • 0.5 - 2.0% as a co-emulsifier

INCI Name(s)

Cetearyl Olivate (and) Sorbitan Olivate

 

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