PlantaEm is made from the esters of glycerin and fatty acids and is best described as a Polyglycerol Ester. Polyglycerol Esters have been utilized as emulsifiers in the food industry for many years. Only within the last few years have these plant-based emulsifiers been recognized in the personal care industry. Multifunctional Polyglycerol Esters are very gentle, completely biodegradable and PEG-free - a perfect fit for natural skin or hair care!
PlantaEm offers unique emulsification and conditioning characteristics and is good for skin! PlantaEm can also be used as a co-emulsifier for creams and lotions, baby products and products for sensitive skin.
- Soluble in most vegetable oils
- Soluble in most emollient esters and silicones
- Dispersible in water
- Soft conditioned feel
- HLB Value: approximately 7.0 - 8.0
INCI Name: Polyglyceryl-2 Sesquioleate (and) Sorbitan Laurate (and) Polyglyceryl-4 Laurate (and) Dilauryl Citrate
For a luxurious, relaxing bath, try our:
- Silky Soft Bath with PlantaEm
Physical Form: Semi-viscous amber to gold liquid
Recommended Usage: 2% - 25%