- Categories: Emollients
Polyglyceryl-6 isostearate is a synthetic mixture of fatty acids from stearic acids and a glycerin polymer. Multiple roles in cosmetics include emollient, emulsifier, and surfactant, making it a good choice for hydrating cleansers.
References for this information:
International Journal of Toxicology, Supplement 3, November-December 2019, pages 6S–22S
International Journal of Pharmaceutics, March 2008, pages 231–239
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