The home of SwiftCraftyMonkey! Join Susan as she obsesses about cosmetic chemistry and other things (some possibly related to monkeys). Often strange, occasionally useful, and always worth a stop as a point of interest on your journey through the Intertron.
Lipophilic ingredients love fat (lipo- meaning fat and -philic meaning loving). Oils and butters are lipophilic as they love oils. Water isn’t lipophilic as it hates oils.