Corum 5081 is commonly used in lipstick, foundation, cream and lotion.
Corum 5081 is the vegetal monoester of cholesterol and hydroxystearic acid. It is similar to intercellular lipid and has water-holding capacity. Corum 5081 is used as a moisturizing agent.
Acid value (mg KOH/g) : 2.0 Max.
Colour (Gardner) : 3.0 Max.
Saponification value (mg KOH/g) : 70 – 90
Hydroxyl value (mg KOH/g) : 50 – 70
Ethanol : Insoluble (Room Temp.)
Water : Insoluble
Mineral oil : Compatible