Kester Wax K-56 #128P
Kester Wax K-56 is a plant based monoester that is compatible with most cosmetic ingredients. Kester Wax K-56 has application as a slip agent and is used for structuring cosmetic and personal care anhydrous systems. Kester Wax K-56 can replace ester oils in cosmetic formulas and provide a smooth non-greasy feel. The melt point of Kester Wax K-56 helps to increase the stability in many cosmetic formulations.
Lipsticks, Lip Balms, Eye Shadow, Pencils, Sun Tan Gels, Hot Pour Make-ups, Hair Care, Antiperspirants, and Household Products
Kester Wax K-56 allows a formulator greater opportunity to use various oils and fluids in products without producing the occlusive skin feel that is typical with oils. The consistency and texture of the K-56 allows the formulator to easily regulate the feel and emollience of oils and fluids in cosmetic formulations.