Co-emulsifier, naturally derived from glycerin and coco-fatty acids.
- Glyceryl Caprylate is used in: Calendula Body Lotion, Calendula Body Lotion – Travel, Evening Primrose Age Revitalizing Day Cream, Evening Primrose Age Revitalizing Eye and Lip Cream, Evening Primrose Age Revitalizing Night Cream, Millet Nourishing Shampoo, Oat Replenishing Shampoo, Wheat Balancing Shampoo, White Mallow Body Lotion, White Mallow Diaper Rash Cream, White Mallow Face Cream
- Glyceryl Caprylate offers improved foam height when compared to other thickeners, even in the presence of oil, thought it will not completely compensate for the oil, it does offer improvement over other thickeners.
- Keep in mind that Natural Surfactant Enhancer does offer an emollient feel to products. If you have included oils / butters in your formulation it may end up feeling more oily, due to the emollient contribution, which may allow you to reduce your oils, creating a more effective cleanser, while maintaining the emollient impact.
Considered to be generally safe.
Unknown, please consult with your doctor.
Source: USAWeleda, http://usa.weleda.com/ingredients/glyceryl%20caprylate.aspx