White pellets of non-ionic polyoxyethylene ether of higher saturated fats (cetyl/stearyl alcohol). Ceteareth-20 has no odour and can be mixed with a wide variety of oils from fully natural to synthetic. Characteristics.
A good all round emulsifier to produce o/w emulsions which are compatible with a large range of oils. It can be used alone or best combined with other emulsifiers to help stabilise the emulsion.
Heat the Ceteareth-20 to 60c - 70c within the oill stage of your formulations. Ensure the Ceteareth-20 is fully disolved into your oil stage (use agitation if required) in order to minimise the risk of graininess in your final formulation.
0 - 6% (Up to 30% for hair products)
At pure usage levels it can cause irritation to the skin.
When blending always take the following precautions:
In addition to our precautions and general safety information, we always recommend keeping a first aid kit nearby. You are working with hot water and oils, accidents can happen, so always be prepared!
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