Tribehenin is a mixture of skin-replenishing glycerin and a fatty acid known as behenic acid that conditions skin and helps prevent moisture loss. May be plant-derived or synthetic.

References for this information:

Cosmetic Ingredient Review, April 2017, pages 1-132
International Journal of Cosmetic Science, August 2016, ePublication
International Journal of Toxicology, January 2001, pages 61-94

See fatty acid glycerin

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