TAISET 50-C is an all-natural viscosity modifier and stability enhancer ideal for cosmetic applications, including oil-in-water (O/W) and water-in-oil (W/O) emulsions. Taiset 50-C helps maintain a stable viscosity even at high temperatures delivering consumer-pleasing spreadability and a well-balanced sensory perception. Usage rate varies with application and ranges from 0.2 to 5.0%.

TAISET 50-C is ideal for base make ups, sunscreen and moisturizers. It can also be used for edible cosmetic applications such as lip balms, and conforms with Japanese food additives standards.

Desired Effect of TAISET 50-C Stable O/W Emulsions


Stable O/W emulsions
This O/W emulsion example demonstrates how TAISET 50-C does a better job than behanyl alcohol at maintaining a product’s viscosity at a variety of temperatures.



Desired Effect of TAISET 50-C Superb W/O Emulsions


Superb for W/O emulsions
TAISET 50-C efficiently and effectively contributes to the stability of emulsions, even at low usage rates. In this W/O emulsion formulation example, it helps maintain a stable viscosity even at a 50% utilization.



TAISET 50-C Uses & Benefits

  • Texture modifier (spreadability & viscosity)
  • Stability enhancer (e.g. waterproof property on O/W sunscreen)
  • Highly effective with low usage rates 

TAISET 50-C is a proprietary mixture of polyglyceryl-6 octastearate and glyceryl behenate​.


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View Sunscreen Cream with TAISET 50-C Guide Formulation