Stearic Acid

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Please note, due to the embargo the supply chain for our typical stearic acid powder has been impacted with lengthy delays. We were able to obtain this alternative product supplied in a flake form for the interim.

CAS No. 57-11-4; 67701-03-5

Vegetable source fatty acid used to thicken and stabilize formulations. Used in creams and lotions, it can be partially neutralized with triethanolamine or other alkalis to form an in-situ soap (sodium stearate) which acts as a secondary emulsifier. It is used as a hardener in stick products and in soap.

INCI: Stearic Acid


California Prop 65 Statement: The following statement is made in order to comply with the California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. This product is not known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Recommended Use Rate: 1 - 25%
Appearance: Flakes
Required HLB: 15

Try Out These Formulations using This Ingredient:

Caprabella Goat Milk Cream

Jen's Bodacious Cream

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