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Glyceryl Caprylate

Rating: good good
INCI name
GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE
Alternative names
Octansäuremonoglycerid, Glyceril Caprylate
Origin
Different
Definition
Octanoic acid, monoester with glycerol
INCI function
Emulsifying, Emollient
The INCI function describes solely the purpose of a cosmetic ingredient. It does not reveal its actual effects and skin compatibility. You'll find these and other characteristics below.
Characteristics
  • Rating: average Promotes the formation of intimate mixtures of non-miscible liquids by altering the interfacial tension
  • Rating: good für zertifizierte Naturkosmetik zugelassen
  • Rating: good Softens and smooths the skin
  • Rating: good lipid-replenishing
CAS-No.
26402-26-6
EINECS/EILINCS-No.
247-668-1

Studies, literature and statements on Glyceryl Caprylate

  • Springer Lexikon Kosmetik, page 227

    Effect: smoothing, moisturizing. Cosmetic application: fat component, emulsifier.

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