Emollients - Texturizing oleogels

INCI NAME: Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil

Akogel™

Description

This moisturizing vegetable gel is highly oxidative stable. It has similar properties to petrolatum concerning texture and consistency. The higher polarity offers lower occlusivity and more rapid absorption. It melts rapidly at body temperature, retaining moisturizing benefits.

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Fact file

Appearance: Off-white semi-solid paste
Solid fat content at 35°C: 8%
Slip melting point: 39 °C
OSI: 180 hours at 110°C

Recommended applications: all cosmetic applications
Typical use concentrations: 2–5% for skin care, sun care, lip care and color cosmetics.
Recommended partner products: Lipex Bassol C, Lipex PreAct, Akofine R

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Features and benefits

  • It has a smooth, semi-solid texture at ambient temperature, adding both structure and a luxurious feel to the formulation.

  • High oxidative stability provides long shelf life without the need for added antioxidants.

  • The neutral color and odor ensure Akogel does not influence the fragrance or appearance of the final product.
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Melting profile

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Example formulation

Natural Glow Eco Conscious Face Polish

This multitasking skin cleanser featuring Akogel is a must-have miracle worker.  See more

 

 

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Regulatory Documents
downloadAAK Allergen Statement
downloadAAK China Compliance Statement
downloadR0004 EU Cosmetic Regulation
downloadR0012 Regulatory Statement for AAK Ingredients.
downloadR0014 Turkey-KKDIK and SEA Statement
downloadR0015 AAK PC Products and TGA status
downloadR0016 NMPA Statement
downloadR002 REACH Statement
downloadStatement of Contaminants
downloadT0004-AAK Personal Care Position on Impurities
downloadT0008 General Statement
Product Data Sheet
downloadAkogel™ PDS
Safety Data Sheet
downloadAkogel™ SDS
Statements/Certificates
downloadCosmos Statement
downloadEcocert Statement
downloadFood Safety Certificate. FSCC 2200
downloadHalal Certificate
downloadISO 16128 Statement
downloadKosher Certificate
downloadQuality Certificate. ISO 9001_2015
downloadT0010 Vegan Statement AAK
Other Documents
downloadAAK Statement Non GMO
downloadTSE/BSE statement
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