Emollients are used in topical preparations to impart lubrication, spreading ease, texture, and softening of the skin. Because this product is mild, vegetable-derived and non-comedogenic, it is especially well suited for products used around the eye or in formulations made for sensitive skin.They also counter the potentially drying or irritating effects of surfactants on the skin. Typical usage level is 0.5-5%.
- Light emollient
- Barrier for water loss, moisturization