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Casid™ HSA

a plant-based emulsifier, that conditions skin while providing structure to formulations

INCI name: Hydroxystearic Acid

  • used to enhance the texture and viscosity of cosmetic products, ensuring smooth application and adherence to the skin
  • helps form a barrier on the skin's surface, to maintain hydration and reduce dryness
  • in deodorants, it can act as a thickener and stabilizer, contributing to the product's efficacy and longevity on the skin
  • in hair care, provides conditioning benefits, enhances moisture retention, and improves the manageability and appearance of hair
  • nature-derived: castor oil derivative; derived from the castor bean plant
  • safer alternative: alternative to stearic acid, with a higher melting point