Emollients - Performance oils

INCI NAME: Helianthus Annuus Hybrid Oil



Akosun is a refined, bleached, deodorized, and winterized oil developed from specially selected varieties of sunflower seeds. It has a high oleic (omega 9) content and delivers superior oxidative stability and shelf-life compared to traditional sunflower seed oils. It makes an excellent low-cost base emollient for use in a wide range of cosmetic applications.

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Fact file

Appearance: yellowish liquid
Cloud point: -10 °C
OSI: 10 h at 120°C

Recommended applications: general skin care and toiletries
Typical use concentrations: 1–15%
Recommended partner product: Akogel™

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Features and benefits

Rich in monounsaturated fatty acids and with a low content of polyunsaturated fatty acids, Akosun offers superior oxidative stability and a longer shelf-life than traditional sunflower seed oils.

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Regulatory Documents
downloadAAK Allergen Statement
downloadR0002 REACH Statement
downloadR0004 Statement on EU Cosmetic Regulation
downloadR0012 General Statement for AAK Ingredients.
downloadR0014 Turkey-KKDIK and SEA Statement
downloadR0015 AAK PC Products and TGA status
downloadR0016 China NMPA Statement
downloadR0017 UK REACH Statements
downloadStatement of Contaminants
downloadT0004-AAK Personal Care Position on Impurities
downloadT0008 General Statement
Product Data Sheet
downloadAkosun™ PDS
Safety Data Sheet
downloadAkosun™ SDS
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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