SustOleo™ GMS-SE

Glyceryl Stearate SE

Olive-Derived Anionic Emulsifier

SustOleo™ GMS-SE is a non-palm, 100% natural self-emulsifying and stabilizing anionic glyceryl monostearate system. Primary emulsifier for O/W emulsion systems

  • Alternative to palm-derived glyceryl monostearates
  • Stabilizer and opacifier
  • Minimizes the need for co-emulsifiers
  • Fast absorption
  • Creates firm structures
  • Creamy skin feel

Suitable for all applications

Standards & Certifications

100% Natural
100% USDA certified biobased content
Natural Origin Index: 1.0
Readily 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
View Standards & Certifications

Additional Information

How to Use

Recommended Use Level: 0.5 - 5.0% for emulsions

Use Instruction:

  • Add to oil phase and heat to 75°C
  • pH > 6.5 required when used as primary emulsifier

Primary Feedstocks

  • Olive
  • Coconut

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

Prototypes Created With This Product

Sensory by SustOleo™ Demo Set

Compare the unique textures of 3 different sensory enhancers in a basic lotion formulation: SustOleo™ MCT, SustOleo™ TSB, and SustOleo™ TL.

View Product

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.

View Product

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.

View Product

Related Articles

Strategies for Designing Sustainable Products

Explore the interactive tool on 'The 5 Guiding Requirements' to sustainable product design with functional ingredients.

Read More

Vegan Claims are on the Rise

Mintel reports that products with a vegan claim are up 378% in the last five years.

Read More

Webinar: Create Unique Sensory Experiences from Biodiverse Plant Sources

Coconut and brassica are heroes of sensory ingredients and contribute to healthy, biodiverse ecosystems. Watch on demand to learn more.

Read More