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Methyl 12-Hydroxystearate

Methyl 12-Hydroxystearate (MHS) is a low-melting point wax derived from castor oil.

Methyl 12-hydroxystearate has various applications, particularly in the cosmetics and personal care industry. It is commonly used as an emollient, moisturizer, and thickening agent in skincare products such as lotions, creams, and lip balms. Additionally, it can function as a binder and stabilizer in cosmetic formulations. Its properties make it valuable for enhancing the texture, consistency, and performance of cosmetic products.

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