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 Kwailnara Egg Tightening Cleansing Foam Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective Purifying Foaming Cleanser Oribe Daily Ritual Cream Face Cleanser V76 by Vaughn Daily Balance Exfoliating Facial Cleanser Embryolisse Lait Creme Concentre Neogen Real Fresh Green Tea Cleansing Stick La Mer The Cleansing Foam Origins Dr. Andrew Weil For Origins Mega-Bright Skin Illuminating Cleanser Bioderma Atoderm Hand Cream Biologique Recherche Creme Placenta Missha Near Skin Dustless Bubble Pack To Foam The Face Shop The Smim Radiance Collagen Essence Verso Super Facial Serum it Cosmetics Anti-Aging Confidence In An Eye Cream Clinique Foaming Sonic Facial Soap Erborian Ginseng Infusion Total Eye Glossier Priming Moisturizer Hada Labo Deep Clean & Pore Refining Face Wash IOPE Plant Stem Cell Emulsion LEEGEEHAAM Cleansing Foam Saturday Skin Rise + Shine Purifying Cleanser Tarte Cosmetics Lifted Sweatproof Mascara Bioderma Sensibio Forte Biologique Recherche Creme Dermopurifiante Biotherm Biosource Purifying Foaming Cleanser Anti-Pollution Glossier Priming Moisturizer (Old version) Hada Labo Hydra & Whitening Face Wash Hada Labo Softening & Whitening Face Wash Illiyoon Ceramide Ato Concentrate Cream L'oreal Revitalift Cica Anti Wrinkle Eye Cream Milk Makeup Kush High Volume Mascara The Inkey List Turmeric Cream Moisturiser Ducray Keracnyl Repair Cream NYDG Colloidal Oatmeal Cleanser it Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye Eye Cream Atopalm Real Barrier Control T Cleansing Foam Clean & Clear Dual Action Moisturiser The Body Shop Roots Of Strength Firming Shaping Day Cream Vichy Neovadiol Gf Day it Cosmetics Secret Sauce Clinically Advanced Miraculous Anti-Aging Moisturizer Verso Lip Serum By Verso Nivea Daily Essentials Tinted Moisturising Day Cream Althea Milk Peel Cream Mask La Roche-Posay Rosaliac Anti-Redness Moisturizer Missha Misa Cho Bo Yang Eye Cream PCA Skin Hydraluxe TonyMoly Painting Therapy Pack Sebum Control Black Color Clay Elemis Superfood Day Cream Joelle Ciocco Intensive Eye Care/Cream Eye Contour