Olivem® 300 is a water-soluble functional lipid with sebum recovering activities. It is an ester with strong emolliency and lubricant properties that offers a distinctive skin smoothness and long-term moisturizing effects. It serves as a solubilizing aid for essential oils and perfumes. It can also be used as a co-emulsifier for o/w systems. At 20°C, it is a slightly yellow liquid.
Recommended use levels for Olivem® 300 are as follows: in toiletries, 0.5 – 2% as a refatting agent, 1 – 10% as a fragrance solubilizer and 2 – 5% as a moisturizer; in skin care, 2 – 5% as an emollient; in color cosmetics, 3 – 5% as a nourishing and adhesive aid; in bar soaps, 1 – 2% to protect the hydrolipid barrier and decrease water absorption; in transparent gels; 0.5 – 1% as a hydrating agent. Shelf life: 36 months.
Features & Benefits:
- Co-emulsifying Agent
- 80% reduction in VOCs compared with Texanol: meets and exceeds international regulations for no VOCs
- Moisturizing Agent
- Solubilizing Agent
- Superfatting Agent