• All-natural and vegan creamy lipstick.
  • Hydrates and smooths lips.
  • Excellent glide and payoff.


  • Kostol ApiFree: Natural, vegan blend designed to mimic the properties of PEG-8 Beeswax. Adds slip in anhydrous formulations. Improves stability in emulsions. Usage level 1-10%.
  • Sunflower Wax: Natural wax extracted from sunflower seeds.Very high melting point and excellent structuring capabilities, increases stick structure and stability. Structurant. Usage level 1-15%.
  • Bayberry Wax: Natural wax extracted from the Bayberry fruit. Low melt point solid, behaves like a butter in most formulations. Emollient, thickener, matte finish. Usage Level 0.5-15%.
  • Kester Wax K-24: Naturally derived wax ester of plant origin. Low melt point semi-solid, melts on body contact, provides cooling sensation. Adds slip, reduces greasy feel, dimethicone alternative. Usage level up to 50%.


Main Topic

  • Color Cosmetics

Sub Topics

  • Anhydrous
  • Clean Beauty
  • Lip Product
  • Natural
  • Stick
  • Vegan


  • Combine Phase B (Color Base) ingredients and mill until homogeneous.
  • Combine Phase A ingredients and heat until melted and uniform.
  • Slowly add the color base to Phase A, mix until uniform.
  • Cool to about 80°C and pour into containers.

Stability Information

Three months at 45°C, three months at  room temperature, three freeze/thaw cycles.

Supplier Information

  1. Koster Keunen, Inc.
  2. Vantage
  3. BASF
  4. Sensient
  5. Brenntag Specialties
  6. Jeen

Ingredient Trade Name



Phase A
Kostol Apifree1 Behenyl Behenate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Polyglyceryl-10 Stearate, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate 10.0
Sunflower Wax1 Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax 12.0
Bayberry Wax1 Myrica Cerifera (Bayberry) Wax 5.0
Kester Wax K-241 Lauryl Laurate 6.0
Castor Oil Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil 17.0
Jojoba Oil2 Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil 12.2
Vitamin E Acetate3 Tocopheryl Acetate 0.8
Phase B
Unipure Red LC 3864 Iron Oxides CI 77491 2.96
Unipure Red LC 3814 Iron Oxides CI 77491 2.55
Unipure Yellow LC 1824 Iron Oxides CI 77492 0.74
Unipure Black LC 9894 Iron Oxides CI 77499 0.37
Titanium Dioxide 3255 Titanium Dioxide 14.54
Mica Sericite 2855 Mica 1.18
Jeechem CTG6 Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride 14.66