Emollients - Solid and semi-solid butters

INCI NAME: Hydrogenated vegetable oil



Lipex SMP is a highly versatile, oxidative stable solid emollient with a sharp melting profile and excellent crystallinity. It combines a silky-smooth richness with a soft-dry skin feel to offer unique texture transformations in face, hand, and body care formulations. Suitable for both emulsion and anhydrous-based systems, it is an excellent base for creating aerated products and is also an efficient texturizer for cosmetic pencils, sticks, and crayons.

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Fact file

Appearance: white, waxy, sharp-melting solid
Slip melting point: 35 °C
Solid fat content at 35 °C: 4%
Oxidative stability index (110 °C): >100 hours
Recommended applications: skin care, make up, cosmetic stick and pencil formulations
Typical use concentrations: 1 – 20% in emulsions and 20 – 30% in pencils
Recommended partner products: LIPEX® Bassol C™, LIPEX® 205, LIPEX® SheaSolve™

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Features and benefits

  • Solid at room temperature, it transforms rapidly to a low viscosity liquid at body temperature with the potential to provide a cooling sensation when melting.

  • Rapid solidification and excellent crystallinity combined with high oxidative stability ensure the final formulation has a long shelf-life.

  • Compatible with natural and synthetic waxes, liquid vegetable oils, and esters, as well as pigments and fillers, Lipex SMP is an efficient texturizer for cosmetic pencils, sticks, and crayons. It delivers a smooth, rich pay-off with a dry film on application.NB: Lipex SMP offers limited mixability with tropical butter and long-chain fats.
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Sharp melting profile

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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
downloadLipex SMP™ PDS
Safety Data Sheet
downloadLipex SMP™ SDS
downloadCosmos 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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