Opacity in Anhydrous or Emulsion Systems
Looking for an opacifier that will do double-duty in the lab? This one product can go from anhydrous, to emulsions to body washes. In anhydrous systems, Kester Wax K-48 is highly compatible with standard carrier oils, and gives a rich, solid look to both pigmented and unpigmented products. In lotions, creams, and surfactant emulsions, it acts as an opacifier and supports consistency. In all cases, the opaque emollient creates luxurious texture while supporting the system. Kester Wax K-48 is a multi-tasking ester that manages to provide consistency and bright white formulas without affecting the overall thickness or texture of the system as shown in these example formulas.
Natural Daily Hand Lotion
Formula # 11/20-577/358-5
Natural Daily Hand Lotion combines the appeal of natural formulation with luxurious texture. In this formula, Kester Wax K-48 not only acts as a superior opacifier, providing the desirable rich, white color, it also contributes emollient properties, leading to a lotion that feels good and performs consistently.
||Phenoxyethanol, Benzoic Acid, Dehydroacetic Acid
||Candelilla/Jojoba/Rice Bran Polyglyceryl-3 Esters, Glyceryl Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate
|Kester Wax K-48
|Kester Wax K-24