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BIOCHEMICA® MACADAMIA BUTTER

INCI Name: Macadamia Ternifolia Seed Oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil
Product Code: MAC1
CAS #: 128497-20-1, 68334-28-1
EINECS: unknown, 269-820-6
Brand: Biochemica®

Biochemica® Macadamia Butter is obtained by cold pressing of the seeds of the Macadamia ternifolia tree followed by a full refining process to render an oil which is light in color and mild in odor. During the pressing, the natural oil containing essential fatty acids and unsaponifiables as natural waxes/paraffins are collected during the refining and deodorization process, and are blended with hydrogenated vegetable oil to render a consistency suitable for personal care products. Biochemica® Macadamia Butter offers an exceptionally good emolliency and lubricity, while at the same time exhibiting good dermal penetration.

Suggested use levels: lotions & creams 2-5%; hair conditioners 2-5%; balms 5-100%; and bar soaps 2-6%.

Features & Benefits:

  • Anti-psoriasis active
  • Anti-inflammatory Agent
  • Anti-oxidant
  • Biodegradable
  • Dermal Barrier Function Restoration
  • Dermal Moisture Content Balancing
  • Ecocert
  • Emollient
  • Hair Conditioning Agent
  • Natural Product
  • Plant Derived / Vegetal Based
  • Skin Hydration Agent
  • Skin Protectant
Appearance Soft off-white fat
Saponification Value (mg KOH/g) 175 - 200
Iodine Value (gI2/100g) 60 - 80
Acid Value (mg KOH/g) 0 - 2
Peroxide Value (meq/kg) 0 - 10
Insoluble In
  • Water
Soluble In
  • Cosmetic Esters
  • Vegetable Oil
Packaging
  • Pail - 25kgs

Regional Approvals:

  • EU
  • US

Applications:

  • After Sun Skin Care
  • Bar Soaps
  • Bath Additives
  • Beach Wear Sun Care
  • Daily Wear Sun Care
  • Facial Skin Care
  • Foot Care
  • Hair Conditioners
  • Hand & Body Care
  • Lip Care
  • Liquid Handsoaps
  • Shampoos
  • Shaving Products
  • Shower Gels/Body Washes

Formulas:

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Name Regional Acceptance  Formula Number
Macadamia and Lime Butters TiO2 Sunscreen Stick SPF 30ASEAN, Canada, China, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ10-120

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