Sorbitan Trioleate Span 85
Sorbitan Trioleate (Span 85)
INCI: Sorbitan Trioleate
Sorbitan Trioleate is a triester of oleic acid and hexitol anhydrides derived from sorbitol. It functions as a low HLB oil-soluble surfactant, dispersant and emulsifying agent. It's a W/O emulsifier, particularly recommended for unsaturated lipid components such as oleyl alcohol or vegetable oils. And a co-emulsifier for mineral oil. It offers a soft skin feel.
Sorbitan Esters are used in a variety of products including skin care products, skin cleansing products, creams, gels, moisturizers, hair products, eye makeup and other makeup.
Appearance: Clear amber liquid
Usage rate : 0.5-5%
Ionicity: Mild Nonionic surfactant
Source: Vegetable derived