Mixture of monoacylglycerols, containing variable quantities of di- and tri-acylglycerols, obtained by direct esterification of glycerol with capric (decanoic) acid.
|Typical use level|
5 - 15%
|Benefits / Claims|
It has an excellent skin feel and has been utilized in lip products to reduce sweating at elevated temperatures and improve gloss. Functions as an emollient, solubiliser and emulsifier