Glucam™ P-20 distearate emollient


Naturally-derived emollient providing moisturization without a heavy, greasy feel. This product is certified under the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Mass Balance supply chain protocol.

Glucam™ P-20 distearate emollient is a naturally-derived 100% active, propoxylated methyl glucose ether. It is designed for skin care formulations to deliver safe, effective moisturization without a heavy, greasy feel. Because it is mild, vegetable-derived and non-comedogenic, it is especially well suited for products used around the eye or in formulations made for sensitive skin.

Function: <a href='/Personal-Care/Products/Product-Finder?ingredientType=Functional&functions=Emollient'>Emollient</a>

INCI Name: PPG-20 Methyl Glucose Ether Distearate

Recommended Use level: ​Recommended use level is 0.1 to 5.0 wt% as supplied

  • Efficient barrier for reducing water loss from the stratum corneum while allowing some water transport
  • Helps eliminate the heavy, greasy feeling normally associated with superior moisturization
  • Light, smooth, non-greasy feel
  • Naturally derived
  • Provides luxurious slip properties to creams and lotions