Our Natural Olive Emulsifying Wax (also known as Olivem 1000) is an all-natural derived emulsifying wax. It is preservative free, non ionic, not ethoxylated, PEG-Free, and self emulsifying, derived from olive oil.
It is a complex combination of fatty acids, chemically similar to the lipidic composition of the skin surface. It provides a deep moisturizing effect with excellent spreadability and no soapy effect.
This product is used for combining water with oil in formulations in the cosmetic and personal care industry (O/W).
Ideal for use in Creams, Lotions, Facial Cleansers, Hair Conditioners, Skin Care, Hand & Body Care, Nail Care, Self-Tanners, Sun & After-Sun Care, and various other cosmetics.
INCI Names: Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate
Ingredients: Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate
Suggested Usage: 1.5–4% in o/w emulsions as the sole emulsifier (3 – 4% for higher viscosity systems)
Appearance: White-ivory waxy flakes
Tanya (Submitted on 31st Aug 2017)
This will be the only thing I ll use in my third phase. I didn't get breakouts from something I made with Olivem even with a thick layer Thanks god. So happy and quality uncompromised. Was able to achieve absolutely any thickness
Unknown (Submitted on 2nd Nov 2016)
Excellent product easy to use
Unknown (Submitted on 26th Sep 2016)
Olivem emulsifies perfectly without adding harmful chemicals to moisturisers