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Item # 1148, Octyl Palmitate

INCI Name: Ethylhexyl Palmitate

CAS Numbers: 29806-73-3


Octyl Palmitate is also called Ethylhexyl Palmitate. Octyl Palmitate is practically odorless and it is usually a clear liquid which is derived from palm oil.

Octyl Palmitate is used in cosmetic formulations as a solvent, carrying agent, pigment wetting agent, fragrance fixative, and emollient. Octyl Palmitate in an emollient gives skin a soft and smooth appearance. It has a dry-sleep feel that is similar to silicone's texture. It is often used as a substitute for silicones in cosmetic products. Octyl Palmitate is also used in beauty products as a thickener and/or solvent.


Octyl Palmitate Material Safety Data Sheet
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Octyl Palmitate Technical Data Sheet
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