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Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba

Multifunctional Emollient

Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba is a multifunctional ingredient comprised of hydrolyzed jojoba esters and jojoba esters. Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba has film-forming properties that are suitable for leave-on and rinse-off products. Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba improves water resistance and extends residence time of actives on skin and hair.

Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba is derived from jojoba oil, a unique botanical source of liquid wax esters.

Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba enhances skin barrier function*** and leaves hair soft and smooth. Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba is an ideal choice for a variety of cosmetic and personal care categories including skin care, hair care, sun care, baby care, and color cosmetics.

Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba is designed to be used at 1/5 the usage level of Floraesters® K-20W Jojoba.


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  • INCI Name: Hydrolyzed Jojoba Esters (and) Jojoba Esters (and) Water (Aqua)
  • Appearance: Firm paste
  • Composition by INCI Name:
    • Hydrolyzed Jojoba Esters: 75-85%
    • Jojoba Esters: 8-15%
    • Water: 7-10%



Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba is a high-efficient raw material used in a wide range of applications, including:

  • Skin Care
  • Sun Care - Sunscreens***/Sunless Tanners
  • Hair Care - Shampoos/Conditioners/Dyes
  • Fragrances
  • Nonwoven Wipes/Face Masks
  • Color Cosmetics


Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba benefits

  • Extends skin hydration
  • Increase consumer preference
  • Remarkable substantivity
  • Water resistant
  • Nature-inspired*
  • Biodegradable**
  • Non-GMO

Nonwovens and Masks:

  • Increase skin hydration
  • Increase consumer preference
  • Increase skin barrier recovery***
  • Decrease appearance of skin redness

Skin care:

  • Increase consumer preference
  • Increase skin barrier function***
  • Increase deposition
  • Increase skin hydration

Hair care:

  • Improve heat protection
  • Improve color retention
  • Improve consumer preference
  • Improve conditioning effect of quats
  • Reduce hair breakage
  • Reduce wet comb force
  • Reduce hair frizz

* According to ISO 16128

** According to OECD

*** Cargill has not tested Floraesters® K-100 Jojoba in final OTC drug formulations. Compliance with FDA regulations is the responsibility of the customer.

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