TEGO® Alkanol 1618 

INCI Name:

Cetearyl Alcohol

TEGO® Alkanol 1618 is a consistency-enhancer for O/W emulsions that gives a pleasant soft skin feel and is vegetable-based raw materials. It is especially suitable as viscosity builder/stabilizing agent in O/W creams and lotions. As a primary structural surfactant TEGO® Alkanol 1618 is used for deodorant/antiperspirant stick formulations.



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