Stearic Acid


Stearic Acid

  • Natural fatty acid
  • Vegetable based pure stearic acid
  • Traditionally used as a thickening agent
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Stearic Acid


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Stearic Acid

Natural fatty acid occurring in vegetable fats. Anionic oil-in-water emulsifier. White to yellowish flakes, oil-like odor (synonyms: octadecanoic acid, heptadecane-carboxylic acid). Insoluble in water, soluble in oils & alcohols. Consider checking out these essential oils and skincare products

Vegetable based pure stearic acid. Also called reagent grade. It is a naturally occurring fatty acid. It is use in a variety of cosmetics and personal care products. Moreover, it functions primarily as a surfactant and emulsifier. Lastly, Stearic acid is insoluble in water, soluble in oils and alcohols. 

Traditionally used as a thickening agent in lotion, this vegetable derived waxy substance also uses as a hardening agent in soaps. Stearic acid also uses as a hardening agent in candles, vegetable or paraffin based.

Here are some key roles and uses of stearic acid:

  1. Emulsifier: Stearic acid functions as an emulsifier, helping to mix oil and water-based ingredients in cosmetic formulations, such as lotions and creams.
  2. Surfactant: It acts as a surfactant, aiding in the dispersion of substances that wouldn’t normally mix, such as oil and water.
  3. Thickening Agent: Stearic acid uses to thicken lotions and creams, improving their texture and consistency.
  4. Soap Hardener: In soapmaking, stearic acid is employee as a hardening agent, contributing to the solidity and durability of soap bars.
  5. Candle Making: It can be used in candle production, whether the candles are vegetable-based or made from paraffin wax.

Derived from vegetable sources, our pure stearic acid, also known as reagent grade, finds applications in cosmetics and personal care products. It primarily functions as a surfactant and emulsifier. Traditionally, it has been employed as a thickening agent in lotions, and it also serves as a hardening agent in soaps. Additionally, stearic acid plays a role in solidifying candles, whether they’re vegetable-based or made from paraffin.

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Here at Cocojojo we take safety as a number one priority! Therefore we recommend that you take the utmost care when handling raw materials. More importantly have a first aid kit be readily available! 

When blending always take the following precautions:

Use gloves (disposable is ideal)

Take care when handling hot oils

Wear eye protection

Work in a well-ventilated room

Keep ingredients and hot oils away from children

If ingested, seek immediate medical advice

If contact made with eyes, rinse immediately with clean warm water and seek medical advice if in any doubt.

Chemical Info

CAS: 57-11-4

INCI Name: Stearic acid

Properties: Good emulsion-stabilizing & thickening properties. Gives soft waxy, pearly & cooling feel on the skin.


Warm to melt for use, For external use only. 


All kinds of personal care products including soaps, creams, lotions, foundation creams, liquefying creams, protective & shaving creams.

Goal and Mission

Our first goal is to create the best personal (certified organic) skin care in the world and to create products that we are proud to sell and recommend to our friends and family.

Secondly, we aim to sell these worthy products at the lowest price that we can. Even if it will cease to be profitable.

Because our mission is to foster our clients’ positive self-esteem, help them develop a healthy perception and to improve their quality of life while reflecting the uniqueness of our organization. As a result, one outcome of these consideration is to ensure that our clients are completely satisfied with our products.

Hence, to accomplish these missions, there are going to be some products in the cosmetic industry that we would not be able to sell or recommend to our friends and family. Even though, some of these products are very profitable but they confront the purpose and ethos of our corporation.


Our products are not evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any health condition. All our products are for external use only. Secondly, unless your Medical Doctor allows you to use this product it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical professional. The information on this page comes from published sources and is only as a guide. In addition, every effort has been taken to ensure that information published on this page is correct and up to date. Cocojojo LLC cannot guarantee the accuracy of all information presented and accepts no liability in respect of any omission or error. The customer should always satisfy themselves as to the ultimate suitability of a product for an intended application. Moreover, Cocojojo LLC accepts no liability in the unlikely event of an adverse reaction occurring when using one of its products. All facts, details & recommendations on our page are provided for information purposes only and are not intended to diagnose, prescribe or replace the advice of professionals. Our products are not medication, and we can only make a recommendation for the suitability of our products in certain conditions. The purchaser accepts any recommendations at their own risk. In addition, by purchasing our products you accept responsibility to check with a professional before using any products that may interfere with drugs or medical conditions. Moreover, by purchasing our products you recognize and accept the fact that that some natural ingredients, essential oils, in particular, may still cause sensitivity in susceptible individuals and that Cocojojo LLC will not be held responsible for such occurrences. Finally, we encourage those with sensitive skin to make a patch test on the skin for possible reactions. In addition, Cocojojo LLC accepts no responsibility for incorrect use of information or product.

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