LexFeel™ 21 MB

Trimethylolpropane Tricaprylate/Tricaprate

Balanced Emollient for Versatile Applications

LexFeel™ 21 MB is a soft and smooth emollient with a light initial feel. This moisturizing fluid can be used in lotions, sunscreens, foundations, lip products and hair conditioners. It contains 84% biobased content.

  • Imparts lubrication to skin and hair
  • Fast spreading
  • Odorless and colorless
  • Non-greasy skinfeel
  • Moderate residue
  • Moderate gloss

Suitable for all applications

Standards & Certifications

84% USDA certified biobased content
Natural Origin Index: 0.82
Readily Biodegradable
Clean Beauty Preferred
Halal Certified
China IECIC Listed
Vegan & Cruelty-free
Kosher Compliant
RSPO Mass Balance Certified
View Standards & Certifications

Additional Information

How to Use

Recommended Use Level:

  • up to 100%
  • 0.25 - 1% in shampoo to improve slip
  • 0.5 - 5% in hair conditioners and treatments

Use Instruction: Add to oil phase, can be used in hot or cold process

Primary Feedstocks

  • Coconut
  • Palm
  • Petrochemical

For more information about the origin and processing of this ingredient, please request a Technical & Regulatory Dossier.

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