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Glyceryl Behenate

What-it-does: emollient, emulsifying

Official CosIng Information


The combination of glycerin + behenic acid that comes either in a fine powder or waxy solid form. Together with the di- and triglyceride of behenic acid, the trio has remarkable gelling properties helping cosmetic chemists to create ultra-soft and non-tacky waterfree gels. They also have great emulsion stabilizing properties, and work as high-performance compacting agents for makeup products that come in the form of pressed powders.

It's also vegetable origin, and Ecocert certified.

Products with Glyceryl Behenate

Palmer's Cocoa Butter All-In-One Everywhere Mini Balm Tata Harper Boosted Contouring Eye Balm Journ Beauty Kauai Journ Beauty Marrakech Chemist Confessions Balm Voyage Pixi Nourishing Cleansing Balm Tarte Rainforest Of The Sea™ Marine Boosting Mist 4-In-1 Setting Mist This Works Light Time Cleanse & Glow Algenist Alive Prebiotic Balancing Moisturizer Spf 15 Mario Badescu Lip Balm This Works Morning Expert Vitamin C Power Mask naturopathica Manuka Honey Cleansing Balm Dermalogica PreCleanse Balm Palmer's Coconut Oil Formula Cleansing Balm Pretty Vulgar Cool Af Lava Water Foundation Sesderma Azelac Moisturizing Cream CUREL Moisture Gel Lotion Josie Maran Argan Infinity Cream Intensive Creamy Oil Kao Biore Uv Nobi Nobi Kids Milk Spf 50+/Pa++++ REN Rosa Centifolia™ No.1 Purity Cleansing Balm Sunday Riley Blue Moon Tranquility Cleansing Balm Tata Harper Elixir Vitae Eye Serum Topicrem Corrective Day Cream Spf20 Aveeno Ultra-Calming Daily Facial Moisturizer Spf 30 Dr Dennis Gross Hyaluronic Marine™ Oil-Free Moisture Cushion Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Regenerating Cream Oxynergy Everlasting / Cream Deep Repair Physicians Formula Organic Wear Dewy Blush Elixir RoC Retinol Max Daily Hydration Sesderma Acglicolic Classic Cleansing Milk Topicrem Cica Soothing Cream Zelens Marine Complex Deep Restorative Cream Clarins Gentle Foaming Cleanser With Tamarind And Purifying Micro-Pearls Honest Everything Cream Foundation Hourglass Veil Fluid Makeup Kopari Sundaze Mineral Face Sunscreen Rodial Vitamin C Face Souffle oskia Perfect Cleanser Clarins Gentle Foaming Cleanser With Cottonseed "Normal/Combination Skin" ClarinsMen Exfoliating Cleanser Uriage Bariéderm - Cica-Crema Con Cu-Zn Cumlaude Sunlaude Spf30 Compacto Dr Dennis Gross Ferulic + Retinol Eye Cream Ella Baché Tomato Radiance Cream (Crème Tomate) Aesop Protective Body Lotion SPF 50 Elta MD Uv Lip Balm Broad-Spectrum Spf 31 L´Occitane Immortelle Divine Cleansing Balm SHANI DARDEN Daily Oil Free Moisturizer Ultraceuticals Ultra Retexturising Body Complex Aveeno Sensitive Skin Spf 50 Mineral Sunscreen