- Cosmetic ingredient for making your own personal care products
- High-quality ingredient from the USA
- Supplied by MakingCosmetics Inc., a ISO certified & FDA registered ingredient supplier
Legal Disclaimer: This product can expose you to chemicals including Diethanolamine, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Details: Description: Organic compound composed of a tri-alcohol & an amine. It is a weak base (pH 10-11), widely used to elevate the pH in cosmetic formulas. Chemical name: 2,2′,2”-nitrilotriethanol. Colorless to light yellow, viscous liquid, or solid depending upon storage conditions. Slight ammonia odor. Soluble in water & oils. CAS: 102-71-6 INCI Name: Triethanolamine Properties: pH adjuster, stabilizes emulsions, fragrances & preservatives, foam stabilizer (has detergent properties and stabilizes other surfactants), improves efficacy of preservatives by stabilizing the pH value. Use: Typical use level 0.1-1% depending on product type & desired pH value. Note: Crystallizes upon room temperature. For external use only. Applications: For adjusting pH values & stabilizing all kinds of personal care & makeup products.