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Thickeners are commonly used often in cosmetic and skin care formulations.

Thickeners will enhance the consistency, volume and viscosity of cosmetic and skin care formulations.



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Picture of product made from Amigel Candelilla Wax FSS Arrowroot Powder
Amigel®
Starting at:$28.00
Candelilla Wax
Starting at:$5.50
FSS Arrowroot Powder
Starting at:$6.00
Amigel, Sclerotium Gum, Alban Muller’s 100% natural gelling and stabilizing polysaccharide agent, is an alternative to synthetic petroleum-based gelling agents such as carbomer. This stabilizer is ideal for emulsions and suspensions.
Candelilla wax is a plant based wax and a suitable vegan alternative to beeswax. ... Like beeswax, this unique wax has quite a high melting point, and acts as a stabilizer and emulsifier in balms, creams, salves and lotions.
Arrowroot powder is a white, silky powder that can be found in body powder formulations and also be used in cosmetic formulations as a thickener.
FSS Behenyl Alcohol FSS Carnauba Wax FSS Guar Gum Powder
FSS Behenyl Alcohol
Starting at:$4.00
FSS Carnauba Wax
Starting at:$4.00
FSS Guar Gum Powder
Starting at:$45.00
Behenyl Alcohol is a white, waxy solid and functions as a thickener, binding agent, solubilizer and gellant. Many Formulations incorporate this ingredient because of its unique sensory properties and non-greasy feel
Carnauba wax is a vegetable wax obtained from the leaves of a Brazilian palm tree
Guar Gum powder is a polysaccharide and used as a binder, thickener and stabilizer in cosmetic formulations.
FSS Sclerotium Gum FSS Soy Lecithin Hydroxyethylcellulose (HEC)
FSS Sclerotium Gum
Starting at:$19.00
FSS Soy Lecithin
Starting at:$8.00
Due to its efficiency as a thickening agent, emulsifier and stabilizer, sclerotium gum is used in numerous cosmetic and personal care formulations.
Soy lecithin acts as a stabilizing agent, thickener and surfactant in formulations
Hydroxyethylcellulose (HEC) is an off-white powder that are easily dispersed and dissolved in cold or hot water. HEC acts as a thickening and stabilizing agent
Siligel Solagum AX SUCRAGEL CF
Siligel
Starting at:$7.00
Solagum AX
Starting at:$8.00
SUCRAGEL CF
Starting at:$17.00
Siligel is a natural gelling agent for aqueous media with an excellent resistance to electrolytes and providing high sensorial benefits to formulas.

SOLAGUM™ AX is a combination of acacia gum and xanthan gum. Instant soluble product in cold water and in hot water. 100% natural, COSMOS approved emulsifier and oil thickener. Supplied as an easy-to-use liquid, and perfect for clear gel-to-milk cleansers, and many other cosmetic formulations.
Xanthan Gum - Soft!
Xanthan Gum - Soft!
Starting at:$4.75
Xanthan Gum in cosmetics is used as a thickener, rheology modifier and emulsion stabilizer