SustOleo™ BA

Brassica Alcohol

Brassica-Derived Structuring Agent

SustOleo™ BA is a non-palm, 100% natural structuring agent and secondary emulsifier that provides exceptional stability.

  • Texturizer, co-emulsifier, and viscosity builder
  • Alternative to palm-derived fatty alcohols
  • Melting point of 55°C (between cetyl alcohol and stearyl alcohol)
  • Versatile for emulsions or anhydrous systems
  • Listed as 'Hydrogenated Rapeseed Alcohol' on China IECIC

Suitable for all applications

Standards & Certifications

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100% Natural
100% USDA certified biobased content
Natural Origin Index: 1.0
Biodegradable
COSMOS Approved
NATRUE Approved
NSF/ANSI 305 Approved
Clean Beauty Preferred
Non-palm Derived
China IECIC Listed
Halal Certified
Vegan & Cruelty-free
Kosher Compliant

How to Use

Recommended Use Level:

  • up to 100%
  • 2 - 8% for emulsion to use as a viscosity modifier
  • 2 - 50% in stick

Use Instruction: Add to oil phase and heat to 75°C

Primary Feedstocks

Brassica

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

The Science Behind

The unique brassica C18-C22 fatty acyl composition delivers emulsions with soft textures and improved stability.

Prototypes Created With This Product

The Shampoo Bar

A sustainable take on a traditional shampoo, this waterless bar cleans without stripping. AminoSensyl™ HC rehydrates and conditions hair. LexFeel™ N5 MB provides combability with the benefit of silicone-free.

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The Hair Mask

This creamy solid hair mask uses the amino-acid based amino lipid, AminoSensyl™ HC to deeply nourish the hair and LexFeel™ N350 MB to provide color protection.

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SPF 80 Sunscreen

A high SPF recreational sunscreen that gives superior sensorial and protection for your skin.

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Gentle Exfoliating Cream Cleanser

This creamy soft cleanser, exfoliates the outer levels of the skin to reveal a bright and rejuvenated complexion. It simultaneously conditions the skin which preps it for the next steps in the routine.

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Icy Air Cream

Experience a whimsical winter with this airy and icy skin cream. It is lightweight in pick-up and after-feel with a subtly crystalized appearance.

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Natural Glow CC Cream SPF15

Prime, moisturize, protect in one step. The Natural Glow CC Cream leaves the skin soft and hydrated while protecting from the sun with SPF 15. Covers blemishes and imperfections for an all-day glow.

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