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Tapioca Starch
$5.60 - $748.40
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Description: Starch extracted from Cassava (Tapioca). It is non-GMO, aluminum-free, and hydrophobically modified with polymethylsilsesquioxane which gives a velvety and soft after-feel to enhance compatibility with oils, emulsifiers & surfactants. Cross-linked with calcium salt to improve water swelling & thickening. Can be used as talcum replacement. White free-flowing powder, aluminum free. Insoluble but miscible in water, swells in hot water. pH Value: 5-6 (20% aqueous slurry). CAS# 68989-12-8.
INCI Name: Tapioca Starch Polymethylsilsesquioxane.
Properties: Thickener & viscosity enhancer, texturizer in face powders, provides smooth velvety feel, mitigates heavy unpleasant & greasy feel of oils, esters & waxes, can replace talc in formulas.
Use: Add as is to formula, preferentially to water phase. No heating is required. Typical use level is 3 – 10% depending on desired viscosity.
Application: Body & makeup powders, antiperspirants, color cosmetics, creams, lotions, eye cosmetics, liquid make-up, liquid talc.
More Information:   MSDS,   Fact Sheet,   Sample Recipe
Used in Marketed Products:
Pronto Dry Shampoo Powder   Calming Non-Talc Powder   Illuminating Powder
Brand: Oscar Blandi   Brand: California Baby   Brand: Dr.Hauschka
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