From shea butter an innovative natural emulsifier for "green" cosmetics.
PHYTOCARE-KT combines the unique beneficial properties of shea butter with the moisturizing and protective properties of Polyglycerin.
PHYTOCARE-KT is free of ethylene oxide or any other chemical solvent offering excellent dermo-compatibility and total biodegradability.
The exceptional properties of essential fatty acids, phytosterols and vitamins derived from the nuts of shea butter, provide soothing and nourishing effects on skin and hair.
PHYTOCARE-KT is a powerful emulsifier forming “gel network structures” (α-gel phase). Emulsion formed with Phytocare KT mimic the multi-lamellar hydro-lipid structure of the stratum corneum, protecting skin from excessive transepidermal water loss.
Properties of Phytocare-KT:
- Forms emulsions with high stability for long period of storage in a wide range of temperatures
- Exhibit soothing and moisturizing properties
- It is nourishing for skin and hair
- Restores Skin Elasticity
- Reduce preservatives in formula
- Excellent compatibility with any oil phase, physical sunscreens, pigments and any kind of active ingredients
Phytocare-KT is suitable for:
- All cosmetic classes: skin care, sun care, make-up and hair care
- All skin types: oily, dry, sensitive, baby, young and mature skin
- Complete range of viscosity: sprays, lotions, milks, fluid emulsions, creams
- Full range of texture: light, soft, smooth, rich and very rich
Shea butter polyglyceryl-6 ester
Formulating with PHYTOCARE-KT
Use level 3-5% (15% of the total lipid phase)