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Hexyl Laurate

Rating: good good
INCI name
HEXYL LAURATE
Alternative names
Hexyllaurat, Cetiol 868, Hexyldodecanoat, Laurinsäurehexylester
Origin
Chemical
Definition
Hexyl laurate
INCI function
Emollient, Solvent, Viscosity controlling
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 Increases or decreases the viscosity of cosmetics
  • Rating: average Dissolves other substances
  • Rating: good Softens and smooths the skin
CAS-No.
34316-64-8
EINECS/EILINCS-No.
251-932-1

Studies, literature and statements on Hexyl Laurate

  • Kosmetik-Inhaltsstoffe A-Z, page 136

    Emollients, retains oils.

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