• This 100% vegan, 95% natural mascara defines lashes, adds volume, lengthens and separates; lasting all day, without flaking or smudging.


  • Kostol Natural E: Natural, PEG-free nonionic o/w emulsifier. Provides a light to medium, wet break, low thickening. Can be used as a primary or secondary emulsifier. Usage level 2-8%.
  • Kester Wax BWR: Natural, vegan wax blend designed to mimic the properties of natural beeswax. Thickener, film former, vegan beeswax alternative. Usage level 1-20%.
  • Rice Bran: Natural wax extracted from rice bran oil.Very high melting point and structuring capabilities, increases stick structure and stability. Structurant. Usage level 1-20%.
  • Kester Wax K-60P: Naturally derived plasticizer. Increases melt point, stability, compatibility in anhydrous systems, thickens emulsions and provides texture. Usage level 0.5-20%.


Main Topic

  • Color Cosmetics

Sub Topics

  • Natural
  • Vegan


  • Combine Phase A ingredients and heat to 85°C with mixing.
  • Melt and mix Phase B materials, except for the pigment.
  • Once the materials are melted, slowly add the pigment under agitation.
  • Continue to mix, while maintaining a temperature of 85°C.
  • Once both phases reach temperature, add Phase B to Phase A.
  • Mix, then cool until 50°C and add Phase C ingredients, one at a time mixing after each addition.
  • Cool to RT and pump into containers.


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


  1. Koster Keunen, Inc.
  2. Tri-K
  3. Kobo, Inc.
  4. AkzoNobel
  5. Jeen International
  6. Sensient
  7. Brenntag Specialties

Ingredient Trade Name



Phase A
Deionized Water Aqua 44.9
Glycerin Glycerin 3.0
Quinoa Pro NPNF2 Hydrolyzed Quinoa 1.0
CELL-U-LASH 1503 Cellulose 1.0
Amaze XT4 Dehydroxanthan Gum 0.3
Potassium Hydroxide Potassium Hydroxide 0.3
Phase B
Kostol Natural E1 Behenyl Alcohol, Polyglyceryl-3 Stearate 2.5
Kester Wax K-BWR1 Behenyl Behenate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax 6.0
Rice Bran Wax1 Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Wax 5.0
Stearic Acid1 Stearic Acid 2.0
Kester Wax K-60P1 Polyhydroxystearic Acid 2.0
Jeechem CTG5 Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride 6.0
Unipure Black LC 9896 Iron Oxides CI 77499 12.0
Phase C
SDA Alcohol Alcohol Denat 5.0
Optiphen7 Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol 1.0
Carnauba Milk Paraben Free1 Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Ceteareth-20, Lecithin, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Hexylene Glycol 8.0