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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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Candelilla Wax FSS Arrowroot Powder FSS Behenyl Alcohol
Candelilla Wax
Starting at:$5.50
FSS Arrowroot Powder
Starting at:$6.00
FSS Behenyl Alcohol
Starting at:$4.00
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.
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
FSS Carnauba Wax FSS Guar Gum Powder FSS Soy Lecithin
FSS Carnauba Wax
Starting at:$4.00
FSS Guar Gum Powder
Starting at:$45.00
FSS Soy Lecithin
Starting at:$8.00
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. Soy lecithin acts as a stabilizing agent, thickener and surfactant in formulations
Hydroxyethylcellulose (HEC) Siligel Solagum AX
Starting at:$7.00
Solagum AX
Starting at:$8.00
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 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.
Xanthan Gum - Soft!
Xanthan Gum - Soft!
Starting at:$4.75
Xanthan Gum in cosmetics is used as a thickener, rheology modifier and emulsion stabilizer