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Emulsifiers and Co-Emulsifier

BRAND NAME INCI NAME CHARACTERISTICS/FUNCTION
Melting feel APIFIL® CG ex Gattefosse PEG-8 Beeswax
  • Powerful emulsifying properties: up to 50% oil phase
  • Active textures: contribute to skin hydration: 18% increase in skin moisturizing level after 6hrs: in vivo test
  • Can be used with Emulcire™ 61 CG
  • Wide array of viscosities from semi-fluid lotions to butters
  • Simple equipment (moderate agitation) possible
  • Unique sensoriality
Cooling Sensation EMULFREE® CBG ex Gattefosse Isostearyl Alcohol (and) Butylene Glycol Cocoate (and) Ethylcellulose
  • Bi-gel technology allows the formulation of surfactant free systems
    • High tolerance: protection of sensitive skin
    • Water resistant (substantiation in vivo)
    • Make-up removal efficacy
    • Innovative textures (“quick-break” effect)
  • Cold or hot process possible
  • Wide latitude of viscosity: from sprays to creams
Cooling sensation Grade dedicated to polar oils EMULFREE® P ex Gattefosse Propylene Glycol Laurate (and) Ethylcellulose (and) Propylene Glycol
  • Cold or hot process possible
  • Wide latitude of viscosity: from sprays to creams
  • Bi-gel technology allows the formulation of surfactant free systems
    • High tolerance: protection of sensitive skin
    • Water resistant (substantiation in vivo)
    • Make-up removal efficacy
    • Innovative textures (“quick-break” effect)
Elegant paradox EMULIUM® 22 ex Gattefosse Tribehenin PEG-20 Esters
  • Based on substantive behenic chain (C22)
  • Unexpected sensoriality
  • Optimal dispersion of pigments and filters due to extreme fineness of emulsion and thixotropic behavior:
    • SPF booster (in vivo substantiation)
    • Easy spreading (comfort during application / homogeneous coverage of tinted emulsions)
Velvet touch EMULIUM® DELTA ex Gattefosse Cetyl Alcohol (and) Glyceryl Stearate (and) PEG-75 Stearate (and) Ceteth-20 (and) Steareth-20
  • Excellent stability / Presence of liquid crystals
  • Exceptional compatibility: acidic pH, basic pH, all actives, oils with different polarities
  • Ideal candidate for formulations that are difficult to stabilize
  • Strong sensory added-value: softness and comfort guaranteed
Natural sensoriality EMULIUM® KAPPA ² ex Gattefosse Candelilla/Jojoba/Rice Bran Polyglyceryl-3 Esters (and) Glyceryl Stearate (and) Cetearyl Alcohol (and) Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate
  • PEG-free emulsifier derived from natural waxes
  • Multi-functional emulsifier:
    • Allows the creation of voluptuous O/W cream
    • Brings similar sensorial benefits to silicone elastomers
    • Contributes towards the efficacy of the finished product
  • True active textures: natural moisturizing efficacy due to the hydrophylized wax complex and SSL (formation of a protective lipid film preventing trans-epidermal water loss – instrumental test)
Designed to delight EMULIUM® MELLIFERA ex Gattefosse Polyglyceryl-6 Distearate (and) Jojoba Esters (and) Polyglyceryl-3 Beeswax (and) Cetyl Alcohol
  • Allows the formulation of a wide range of textures suitable for all skin types and climate
  • Creates natural emulsions with white and luxurious appearance
  • Shows significant moisturizing properties and visibly improves skin texture
Co-Emulsifier EMULCIRE™ 61 WL 2659 CG ex Gattefosse Cetyl Alcohol (and) Ceteth-20 (and) Steareth-20
  • Allows the formulation of stable emulsions in the presence of difficult-to-use actives (depilatories, AHAs, hair relaxers, and hand creams with a high percentage of glycerin, etc.)
  • Provides excellent heat stability
  • Can be used alone or in combination with APIFIL® CG
  • Suited from lotions, supple creams to thick creams
Versatile emulsifier GELOT™ 64 CG ex Gattefosse Glyceryl Stearate (and) PEG-75 Stearate
  • Ideal for use with hard to formulate ingredients: Electrolytes, thioglycolate, H2O2, AHA, etc.
  • Wide pH compatibility
  • Can be adapted for mass-market formulations
Light textures HYDROLACTOL™ 70 ex Gattefosse Glyceryl Stearate (and) Propylene Glycol Stearate (and) Glyceryl Isostearate (and) Propylene Glycol Isostearate (and) Oleth-25 (and) Ceteth-25
  • Suitable for the formulation of inorganic powders (sunscreens, pigments), hydro-alcoholic products, sprayable deodorants and anti-perspirants
  • Suitable for low-energy and one-pot manufacturing processes
  • Can be adapted for mass-market formulations
W/O natural emulsifier PLUROL® DIISOSTEARIQUE CG ex Gattefosse Polyglyceryl-3 Diisostearate
  • PEG-free emulsifier
  • Wide array of textures / large flexibility in terms of viscosity
  • Cold / hot process possible
  • Excellent compatibility with pigments: perfect coverage
  • No heavy or greasy sensation on the skin
Green affinity PLUROL® STEARIQUE WL 1009 ex Gattefosse Polyglyceryl-6 Distearate
  • Ingredient of choice for green cosmetics
  • Excellent tolerance profile
  • Vegetable origin: 100% natural
  • Excellent compatibility with natural ingredients (vegetable oils, etc.)
  • Wide array of viscosities form lotions to thick creams
  • Pleasant skin feel, mat and powdery finish
Multifunctional emulsifier Grade dedicated to high viscosities TEFOSE® 1500 CG ex Gattefosse PEG-6 Stearate (and) PEG-32 Stearate The Tefose® Line comprises three products: Tefose® 1500 CG, Tefose® 2000 CG and Tefose® 2561 CG. This line of emulsifiers targets a wide range of viscosities and can be used in formulations ranging from sprays to thick creams.
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