Fatty esters are used in cosmetics as a softening agent and to improve the spread-ability of products on the skin.
Butyl stearates are used as lubricants to improve the spreadability of products on the skin. They are used as a water repellent in nail varnishes, and are also used to reducing the thickness of some cosmetics, such as lipstick, to ensure the smoothness of their application.
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