Lanolin is a natural moisturizer with powerful emollient and
protective properties. Humans have valued its well-tolerated
beneficial qualities for thousands of years. Nowadays this unique,
created by nature substance is widely used in many products and
various technical applications.
Lanolin extremely effective emollient in restoring and maintaining
the all important hydration (moisture balance) of the stratum
corneum, and so prevents drying and chapping of the skin.
|LOSS OF DRYING||≤0.25%||0.18||Passed|
|Peroxide Value.||≤20 maximum||2.8||Passed|
|Paraffins: %||≤1.0 maximum||0.25||Passed|
|Foreign Substances(ppm) Total||≤40||Comply|
1.Lanolin grease has been shown to cause the water in the skin to
build up to its normal level of 10-30%, by retarding without
completely inhibiting trans-epidermal moisture loss.
2.Lanolin grease has the unique property of absorbing twice its own
weight of water.
3.Lanolin grease has the physical properties of increasing adhesion
to dry skin, and forming protective films on the skin.
4.Lanolin grease is compatible with most fats and waxes used in
cosmetics and pharmaceutical preparations.
5.Lanolin grease is self emulsifying, producing very stable w/o
emulsions with water and is often used in this hydrous form.
6.Soluble in Oil.