Magnesium Stearate Powder

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Quick Overview

Key Benefits of Magnesium Stearate Powder:

  • Magnesium Stearate Powder is used primarily as a lubricant in capsule and tablet manufacture.
  • Magnesium Stearate is used in pharmaceutical formulations.
  • The anti-coagulating properties in it also make it a common ingredient in cosmetics.
  • Magnesium Stearate Powder is also used in dietary supplements.
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Our vegetable magnesium stearate is obtained from Palm Oil and is responsibly sourced from the best quality manufacturers. This is UK stocked pharmaceutical grade magnesium stearate with high supply chain integrity. Suitable for vegetarians and vegans it is also kosher and halal certified

Magnesium stearate is a very fine white powder of low bulk density, having a faint odour of stearic acid and a characteristic taste. The powder is greasy to the touch and readily adheres to the skin.

Widely used in cosmetics, foods, and pharmaceutical formulations magnesium stearate is used as a lubricant in capsule and tablet manufacture at concentrations between 0.25% and 5.0% w/w. It is also used in barrier creams or to improve adhesion and slip and texture of cosmetics.

Advisory Information
The products sold by Blackburn Distributions are not intended to diagnose, treat, restore, correct or modify any functions in human beings. They are solely intended to help maintain & support a healthy lifestyle. The claims presented have not been evaluated by the FDA or the MHRA. We recommend that you seek advice from a fully qualified healthcare professional before consuming any of these products especially if you are taking other medications or pregnant. Discontinue use and consult a doctor if any adverse reactions occur. Not intended for use by persons under the age of 18. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place.
Magnesium Stearate Ingredients

Magnesium Stearate min 95%

Suitable For

Non-vegetarians, vegans, vegetarians.


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Customer Questions
How is Magnesium Stearate used in tabletting?

Magnesium stearate is often used as an anti-adherent in the manufacture of medical tablets, capsules, and powders. The substance is also useful because it has lubricating properties, preventing ingredients from sticking to manufacturing equipment during...

What is the structure of Magnesium Stearate?

Magnesium stearate is insoluble in water, alcohol, and ether. Magnesium stearate is a compound of magnesium with a mixture of solid organic acids obtained from edible sources. It’s a simple salt made up of two substances, a saturated fat called stearic...

How is Magnesium Stearate used in the Cosmetics Industry?

Magnesium stearate has multiple functions in the cosmetic industry, it can be used to formulate a range of products such as hair products, skin products, fragrances, and deodorants.It is also used in the production of makeup products such as mascaras...

Other industrial uses of Magnesium Stearate Powder?

In the food industry, Magnesium stearate is used in a wide range of production such as, an anti-caking agent, emulsifier, stabilizer and releasing agent in many food supplements, baby formula, bakery products, artificial sweeteners, and confectionery...

What is Magnesium Stearate Powder?

Magnesium Stearate Powder is a common inactive ingredient in many nutritional supplements, which has a soapy texture to provide lubrication. It’s a soft, light white, odorless, tasteless and non-flammable powder.

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