Opacifiers

Select opacifiers according to properties:
Overview Opacifiers
INCI B+S Name Form
at 20 °C
Description Properties
Glycol Stearate BergaCare Pearl solid C16: 52-58 %,
C18: 40-45 %

Emollient

Pearling agent

Glycol Distearate BergaCare Pearl 2 solid C16: 52-58 %,
C18: 40-45 %

Emollient

Pearling agent

Viscosity modifier

Cetyl Alcohol Vegarol 16-98 solid C12: max. 0.5%
C14: max. 1%
C16: min. 98%
C18: min. 1%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Viscosity modifier

Ceto Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 1618 50:50 solid C14 and lower: max. 3%
C16: 45 - 55%
C18: 45 - 55%
C20 and higher: max. 3%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Viscosity modifier

Ceto Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 1618 PS solid C16: 55 - 65%
C18: 35 - 45%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Viscosity modifier

Ceto Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 1618 TA solid C12: max. 0,5%
C14: max. 1,5%
C16: 25 - 35%
C18: 65 - 70 %
C10 and higher: max. 2%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Viscosity modifier

Stearyl Alcohol Vegarol 18-98 solid C14: max. 0.5%
C16: max. 1%
C18: min. 98%
C20: max. 1%

Emollient

Foam boosting

Viscosity modifier