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INCI Name: Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil
Product Code: LEMB
CAS #: 90320-37-9, 68334-28-1, 84929-31-7
EINECS: 291-063-5, 269-820-6, 284-515-8
Brand: Biochemica®

Biochemica® Lemon Butter is derived from lemon peel oil, specifically from the California area, and is obtained by cold pressing of lemon peel followed by a full refining process. The natural oil contains Limonene, which is a very effective free radical scavenger. Lemon peel oil has a soothing and toning effect on skin and can reduce scar tissue and improve circulatory processes. In cosmetic preparations, the clean and refreshing scent of Biochemica® Lemon Butter is very similar to that of fresh squeezed lemons. Given its sweet almond oil and specially blended hydrogenated vegetable oils base, Biochemica® Lemon Butter exhibits excellent spreadability on the skin, making it ideal as a massage butter or carrier for treatment products. It adds moisturizing attributes to creams and lotions and bar soaps.

Features & Benefits:

  • Biodegradable
  • Deodorant Agent
  • Dermal Barrier Function Restoration
  • Dermal Moisture Content Balancing
  • Ecocert
  • Emollient
  • Feel Modification/Enhancement
  • Healing Promotion
  • Humectant
  • Lubricant
  • Moisturizing Agent
  • Nail Conditioning Agent
  • Natural Product
  • Noncomedogenic
  • Nonocclusive
  • Nonoily
  • Nourishment and Restructuring
  • Plant Derived / Vegetal Based
  • Shine Enhancing Agent
  • Skin Hydration Agent
  • Thickener (nonaqueous)
  • Viscosity Stabilizer
Appearance Soft pale yellow fat
Odor Characteristic lemon
Saponification Value (mg KOH/g) 175 - 200
Iodine Value (gI2/100g) 75 - 95
Acid Value (mg KOH/g) 0 - 2
Melting Point (°C) 40 - 50
Peroxide Value (meq/kg) 0 - 10
Insoluble In
  • Water
Soluble In
  • Cosmetic Esters
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Pail - 25kgs

Regional Approvals:

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • EU
  • US


  • After Sun Skin Care
  • Bar Soaps
  • Bath Additives
  • Beach Wear Sun Care
  • Cleansing Wipes
  • Deodorants


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Name Regional Acceptance  Formula Number
Butter Lovin’ Shea and Lemon SPF 50 Zinc SunscreenASEAN, Australia, Canada, EU, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ11-119
Lemon Hand CreamGlobalNAD064-11-01I
Mango and Lemon Butters TiO2 Sunscreen SPF 30ASEAN, Canada, China, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ10-160B
Matcha Green Tea and Lemon Butters Mineral SPF 30 SunscreenGlobalJZ11-53C
Matcha Green Tea and Lime Butters Mineral SPF 30 SunscreenGlobalJZ11-53B
Matcha Green Tea Lemon Butter Zinc Oxide SPF 30 SunscreenASEAN, Australia, EU, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ12-102C
Olive and Lemon Butters Mineral SPF 30 SunscreenASEAN, China, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ11-41
Olive and Lemon Butters Zinc Oxide SPF 30 SunscreenAustralia, Canada, EU, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ11-71
Titanium Dioxide-Based SPF 20 (US) Butter Balm SunscreenCanada, China, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ10-254
Titanium Dioxide-Based SPF 20 Coffee and Lemon Butter Balm SunscreenASEAN, Canada, China, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ10-255
ZnO Hint of Tint Lip Balm SPF 30ASEAN, Australia, Canada, EU, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ11-273

The information presented herein is believed to be accurate and reliable, but no warranty or guarantee, expressed or implied, is made regarding the information or the performance of any product. Further, nothing contained herein shall be taken as any inducement or recommendation to use, manufacture or sell that may infringe any patents or any other proprietary rights now or hereafter in existence, nor to imply compliance with any regulatory requirements

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