Understanding Glycerin and Its Benefits

f you look at the ingredient listings on the bath and body  best soft style 3d mink lashes products you have in your home, you will notice glycerin is in an awfully high amount of the products. Basically anything that has moisturizing effects will have glycerin as a key ingredient. It is one of the most important products to soften and moisturize your skin and hair.

Glycerin is used in soapmaking because it attracts water. In it’s purest form, it will attract water to whatever you apply it to. For instance, if you use it sparingly on your hair, it will draw moisture from the air directly to the hair shaft. For curly hair, this is especially useful as curls will prevent moisture from getting deep into the hair shaft.


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In terms of skin care, glycerin is great for moisturizing. Rubbing some into your body will give you the baby-soft feeling you desire. Not only that, but it will also help skin cells mature the way they are supposed to, helping to treat various skin problems. best soft style 3d mink lashes  When applying, just be sure to do so when your skin is still damp, either when you’re fresh out of the bath or shower. After, don’t scrub off with a towel, let it absorb into the skin.

If you have a cut or bruise, simply rub a little glycerin directly into the wound. It will speed up the healing process and make the bruising look a little less noticeable.

The product can also make a great facial mask. If you mix with  best soft style 3d mink lashes honey, oatmeal or various other all-natural ingredients, you can make a ‘spa’ quality mask that will leave your skin glowing and soft.

Other uses include:

Removing makeup

Wrinkle cream

Shaving cream

Mixed with detergent to remove oil from the washing machine upon use

Paintbrush cleaner

It reacts pleasantly to the skin and goes on smooth. It is  best soft style 3d mink lashes typically odorless and colorless. It has a sweet taste (it’s used in toothpaste to give it a sweet taste while still cleaning the teeth).

Oftentimes it’s hard to purchase glycerin on it’s own, but it can be found through many pharmaceutical companies and on-line outlets. Look for USP Vegetable Glycerin, as it is a high quality, pure product. Some companies offer the glycerin that is a waste byproduct from local biodiesel manufacturer’s, which is common, but also very dangerous. Without proper preparation, it is possible for lower grade glycerin’s to have unwanted additives that are undesirable for personal care or food products. Because of this, we highly recommend, that if you are going to manufacture your own product you only use a very high grade USP or food grade bulk glycerin from a reputable supplier. Find a supplier that specializes in selling chemicals and cosmetic ingredients (i.e. glycerin, citric acid, propylene glycol, etc.)

Also note, it can be spelled various ways, ‘glycerin’, ‘glycerine’, or ‘glycerol’.

Bulk Apothecary is a full service provider and industry leader of unscented lotion base and other unscented bases along with plastic bottles, lip balm and any other soap making supplies. We pride ourselves on offering the absolute best quality and best prices in the USA.

Danny Pellegrino – Vice President of Operations for Bulk Apothecary

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