9-Octadecenoic acid (Z), monoester with 1,2,3-propanetriol
Glyceryl monooleate is a glycerol monoester of oleic acid. It has been reported to exhibit penetration enhancing activity.
|Typical use level|
1.0 - 5%
|Benefits / Claims|
Emollient, emulsifier for W/O systems and shows co-emulsifier activity too, swells in water to give several phases having different rheological properties. Functions as a solubiliser and an emulsion stabilising agent