glyceryl behenate

An ester emollient of fatty acid behenic acid that aids the integration of key ingredients into skin’s surface while helping to impart a smooth, soft feel. It can also function as an emulsifier.

Glyceryl Behenate may be plant-derived or synthetic. It has been deemed safe for use in cosmetics. 

References for this information: 
Journal of Cosmetics, Dermatological Sciences and Applications, June 2015, pages 62-72 
International Journal of Toxicology, Volume 23, Issue 2 Supplement, 2004, pages 55-94

See glycerin emulsifier ester

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