- Works in that it chemically traps and absorbs odor molecules formed during the bacterial decomposition of perspiration
- Does not inhibit transpiration and is therefore not an antiperspirant
- Has no bactericidal or fungicidal properties and therefore does not interfere with the natural flora of the skin
Use: Can be melted together with the other oily components of the oil phase, preferably at 80°C/176°F. Emulsify as usual. The typical use level is 1-5%. For external use only.
Applications: Deodorant sticks or emulsion-type deodorants.
Country of Origin: USA
Raw material source: Castor oil and zinc
Manufacture: Zinc ricinoleate is the zinc salt of ricinoleic acid which is obtained from castor oil.
Vegan: Does not contain animal-derived components