GMS Pure is the esterification product of vegetable-derived, high-purity triple-pressed stearic acid with glycerin. It is one of the most broadly utilized ingredients for personal care products. It is typically used as the primary emulsifier, in conjunction with a variety of auxiliary emulsifiers. The typical use level is 2 – 5% in creams and lotions. Melting point is between 56.5 and 58 deg C.
INCI: Glyceryl Stearate
Processing: Vegetable derived.
Parts Used: Vegetal
Appearance: White to cream-colored wax-like solid.
Produced from sustainably harvested palm and palm kernel oil.