Nome INCI (UE) Prunus armeniaca kernel oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil. Nome INCI (USA) Prunus armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil.
Obtained from the lipophilic fraction of the correspondent plant. It’s defined “Active Wax” thanks to its double action: viscosity increasing agent and functional substance thanks to the high percentage of unsaponifiable fraction. Reinforcing, moisturizing and emollient properties.
Wax obtained from the lipophilic fraction of Sweet Almond
- O/W, W/O emulsions
- Best indicated for make-up products
Mechanism of Action
Double action: consistency factor and functional substance for the high percentage of unsaponifiable fraction
- Consistency factor
- Compatible in any anhydrous cosmetic
- Moisturizing and emollient properties
2 - 20%
- Skin irritation