Vertellus Specialties

Castorwax® NF

Key Applications

Skin Care; Sun Care

Product Description

Vegetable-derived, tasteless, nearly odorless solid emollient (m.p. 87°C). In the oil phase of oil/water emulsions, it functions as an internal phase thickener and emollient. Occlusive. Reduces transepidermal water loss, hydrates the skin through humectancy via hydrogen bonding between water and the material's hydroxyl groups.  Meets National Formulary requirements.

Grades

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