Explore the Benefits of Natural Sensory Emollients

These multifunctional emollients are packed with formulation benefits and functional attributes while providing a range of sensory experiences. Check out the interactive tool for an overview of some of the most useful functional attributes and favorite sensory profiles that can be achieved with INOLEX emollients.

Responsibly Plant-Based

Emollients are a high volume category in the beauty industry and are used across many applications. Make an impact to the sustainability of your formulation by using plant-based emollients. Contrary to non-renewable resources such as petroleum or silicon feedstocks, plants are readily renewable.

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LexFeel™ Natural

COSMOS Approved Lightweight Emollient
  • 100% natural, COSMOS & NATRUE Approved
  • Replace mineral oils and silicones
  • Fast spreading and quick absorbing with excellent slip
  • Widely compliant and green chemistry designed
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Vellaplex™ MB

100% Plant-Based Moisturizer & Film Former
  • COSMOS & NATRUE approved
  • Reduce mascara smudging
  • Retain moisture in skin and body care products
  • Breathable, cushiony sensory profile
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SustOleo™ DCS

Sustainable All-Purpose Emollient
  • 100% natural from non-palm sources
  • Color pigment & UV filter dispersing emollient
  • Silicone-like afterfeel
  • Excellent for natural deodorant applications
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Lightweight, High Slip

These are the lightest emollients, ranging in skin-feel from barely-there to soft and luxurious. Ideal for hair oils, deodorants, matte and satin complexion products, and dry-touch sun care.

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LexFeel™ 7

Tack Reducing Emollient
  • Widely versatile fast spreading light emollient
  • Residue breakdown comparable to D5
  • Excellent slip and non-greasy
  • Readily biodegradable
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LexFeel™ N20 MB

100% Plant-Based 20 cSt Dimethicone Alternative
  • Enhances shine in hair care
  • Matches spreading speed of 20 cSt dimethicone
  • Dispersing emollient for pigments
  • 100% plant-derived from sustainable sources
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LexFeel™ N5 MB

100% Plant-Based Light Dimethicone Alternative
  • Matches spreading speed of 10 cSt dimethicone
  • Tack reduction properties
  • Dispersing emollient for pigments
  • 100% natural, NSF / ANSI 305 Approved
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LexFeel™ WOW-A

100% Plant-Based Cyclomethicone Replacement
  • High absorbing, fast spreading
  • Excellent for hair care applications
  • Equivalent sensory experience to silicone D5
  • NSF approved & biodegradable
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SustOleo™ DCS

Sustainable All-Purpose Emollient
  • 100% natural from non-palm sources
  • Color pigment & UV filter dispersing emollient
  • Silicone-like afterfeel
  • Excellent for natural deodorant applications
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SustOleo™ MCT

Medium Chain Triglyceride
  • 100% natural from non-palm sources
  • Medium chain triglyceride emollient
  • Comparable sensory to caprylic/capric triglyceride
  • Nourishing after feel with low residue
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Easy Spreading, Medium Playtime

These middleweight emollients exemplify a balance between nourishing and delicate. Non-greasy and with a longer playtime, these emollients are great for nourishing facial skincare, glowy natural finishes, and all hair conditioners and treatments.

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LexFeel™ 21 MB

Balanced Emollient for Versatile Applications
  • Medium spreading emollient
  • Ideal for amodimethicone-free hair care
  • China IECIC listed
  • Readily biodegradable & non-persistent in the environment
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LexFeel™ N100 MB

100% Plant-Based 100 cSt Dimethicone Alternative
  • 100% natural & vegan
  • Reduces tack and greasiness
  • Matches spreading speed of 100 cSt dimethicone
  • Dispersing emollient for pigments
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LexFeel™ N200 MB

100% Plant-Based 200 cSt Dimethicone Alternative
  • Replace mid-viscosity dimethicones
  • Provides cushion and shine
  • Readily biodegradable
  • Dispersing emollient for pigments
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LexFeel™ N350 MB

Dimethicone Alternative & Hair Color Protectant
  • 350 cSt dimethicone alternative
  • Hair color protection benefits
  • Improved skin-feel and wet / dry comb performance
  • 100% natural, vegan, and readily biodegradable
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LexFeel™ N50 MB

100% Plant-Based 50 cSt Dimethicone Alternative
  • 100% certified biobased content
  • Excellent pigment dispersing emollient
  • Reduces tack and greasiness
  • Matches properties of 50 cSt dimethicone
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Lexol™ GT-865 MB

Medium Chain Triglyceride Emollient
  • 100% plant-based emollient
  • NATRUE approved
  • High quality caprylic/capric triglyceride
  • Derived from RSPO Mass Balance palm oil
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Nourishing & Cushiony

These substantial emollients impart gloss, bounce, and moisturization. Cushiony emollients are favorites for lip care, nourishing body care, and cuticle-sealing hair care

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LipFeel™ Natural MB

100% Plant-Based Moisturizer & Gloss Enhancer
  • Humectant & moisture retention agent
  • Comparable to castor oil plus oxidative resistance
  • 100% plant-based & biodegradable
  • Enhance shine & gloss
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Vellaplex™ MB

100% Plant-Based Moisturizer & Film Former
  • COSMOS & NATRUE approved
  • Reduce mascara smudging
  • Retain moisture in skin and body care products
  • Breathable, cushiony sensory profile
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