Follow us on our new Insta page »

Palmitic Acid

Irritancy: 0
Comedogenicity: 2


A fatty acid that can be found naturally in the skin. In fact, it's the most common saturated fatty acid found in animals and plants.

As for skincare, it can make the skin feel nice and smooth in moisturizers (emollient) or it can act as a foam building cleansing agent in cleansers. It's also a very popular ingredient in shaving foams. 

Products with Palmitic Acid

Cleansing Story White Clay Deep Cleansing Foam Clinique For Men™ Aloe Shave Gel Esfolio Coenzyme Q10 Fresh Cleansing Foam Kwailnara Egg Tightening Cleansing Foam Safi Oxywhite Pembersih Muka Cerah Sempurna Safi Pembersih Muka Celavive Creamy Foam Cleanser Dove Beauty Cream Hada Labo Deep Clean & Pore Refining Face Wash JAYJUN Anti-Dust Fresh Foam Cleanser Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective Purifying Foaming Cleanser Memebox Nooni Snowflake Whip Cleanser Oribe Daily Ritual Cream Face Cleanser Sebamed Cleansing Bar Shokubutsu Monogatari Facial Foam (Acne Solution) V76 by Vaughn Daily Balance Exfoliating Facial Cleanser Embryolisse Lait Creme Concentre Eucerin Ph5 Soap-Free Bar Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Oil-Free Cleanser L'Oreal Paris Hydrafresh Icy Gel Mizon Snail Cushion Foam Cleanser Neogen Real Fresh Green Tea Cleansing Stick Neutrogena Deep Clean Purifying Wash-Off Clay Mask Sweet Chef Superfood + Vitamins Moisture Boost Vivel Lavender Body Wash Algenist Power Advanced Wrinkle Fighter Moisturizer Chanel Le Blanc Intense Brightening Foam Cleanser Cien Sos Concentrated Hand Cream Cosmedix Restore Moisture-Rich Mask Estee Lauder Nutritious Super-Pomegranate Radiant Energy 2-In-1 Cleansing Foam Evy Sunscreen Mousse Spf 50 Evy Sunscreen Mousse Spf30 Garnier Wrinkle Lift Anti Ageing Cream Holika Holika Smooth Egg Charcoal Egg Soap La Mer The Cleansing Foam Monat Be Balanced Foamy Cleanser Origins Dr. Andrew Weil For Origins Mega-Bright Skin Illuminating Cleanser PlXI By Petra Hydrating Milky Cleanser SEKKISEI MYV Treatment Wash Sebamed Clear Face Cleansing Bar Skin79 Phyto-Hyaluron Foam Cleanser Universal Medicine Body Cream Vichy Pureté Thermale Foaming Cream Xhekpon Crema Facial ALIA Pore Care Cleansing Foam Benefit Roller Lash Mascara Bioderma Atoderm Hand Cream Biologique Recherche Creme Adn Elastine Marine Collagene Marin Biologique Recherche Creme Placenta Cosme Decorte Aq Washing Cream