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Lipex Shea™

  • Company:

    AAK AB

  • INCI Name:

    Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter

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Lipex Shea™ is composed of refined, bleached and deodorized vegetable fat taken from the fruit of the Shea tree, containing a relatively high amount of unsaponifiable matter and is processed to be light in color. It has a melting point of approx. 33°C, and is especially produced for cosmetic and dermatological applications. This product finds applications in skin care formulations including creams, lotions, suncare products, massage creams and ointments. Lipex Shea™ has an iodine value Wijs of 62-72, an unsaponifiable matter of 7%, and a hydroxyl value of 5mg KOH/g.

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Fats and Glyceridic oils, shea butter (194043-92-0) Sign in to view

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Name (CAS Number)
Fats and Glyceridic oils, shea butter (194043-92-0)
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Company

AAK Personal Care is a leading supplier of natural based functional ingredients for use in skin care, hair care, colour cosmetics and other personal care applications. AAK is a Swedish company with over a century's experience in processing high-performing lipids derived from natural, renewable raw materials. AAK Personal Care Functional Ingredients include naturally-derived bioactive lipids, bioactive emollients, performance emollients, high stability base emollients, surfactants, structuring agents, and emulsifiers.

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