Liponic EG-1: why is it such a great humectant?
Liponic EG-1 is a humectant and lubricant that offers a smooth, non-greasy, luxurious feel.
Liponic EG-1 is the 26 mole ethoxylate of glycerin. It can be used as a skin conditioning agent and is compatible with anionic, nonionic and cationic surfactants and is stable over a broad pH range.
In addition to being an effective humectant, it is a good dispersing medium, viscosity modifier, plasticizer, foam modifier and an exceptional lubricant. Liponic EG-1 is a very good solubilizing agent for use in aqueous and anhydrous formulations.
Applications and uses of Liponic
Liponic EG-1 is an excellent ingredient for a wide range of cosmetic and toiletry products, including:
- Hair styling products
- Makeup and color cosmetics
- Soap and detergent systems
- Creams and lotions
- Shaving and after-shave products
- Smooth, non-tacky feel
- Skin conditioning
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