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Palmitic Acid

Irritancy: 0
Comedogenicity: 2

Official CosIng Information


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

Annayake Active Cleansing Foam Aveeno Therapeutic Shave Gel Bull dog Sensitive Foaming Shave Gel Cala Deep Cleansing Foam - Aloe Vera Cala Deep Cleansing Foam: Cucumber Clarins Men Smooth Shave Cleansing Story White Clay Deep Cleansing Foam Clinique For Men™ Aloe Shave Gel Elizabeth Grant Caviar Cellular Recharge Super Body Cream Esfolio Coenzyme Q10 Fresh Cleansing Foam Esfolio Egg Cleansing Foam Esfolio Rose Cleansing Foam Fair & Lovely Advanced Multivitamin Cream Fair & Lovely Ayurvedic Care Cream Gillette Shave Gel It's Perfect on Cosmetics 4Recover Cleansing Foam JAYJUN Real Water Cleansing Foam JEJU:EN Foaming Cleanser Kwailnara Egg Tightening Cleansing Foam Luxe organix Cica Rescue Calming Cleanser OXY Ultimate Cool Acne Cleanser Pure Heals by Nature Village Pore Clear Black Charcoal Cleansing Foam Safi Fair Beauty Cleanser Safi Oxywhite Pembersih Muka Cerah Sempurna Safi Pembersih Muka VICHY HOMME Anti Irritation Shaving Gel kwailnara / welcos Cleansing Story Pink Clay Deep Cleansing Foam A'pieu Deep Clean Foam Cleanser Pore A'pieu Nonco Tea Tree Cleansing Foam AHC Aqualuronic Cleanser Aprilskin Real Carrot Acne Foam Cleanser Beauty Counter Counterman Smoothing Shave Cream Celavive Creamy Foam Cleanser Dove Beauty Cream Esfolio Volcanic Ash Cleansing Foam Every Man Jack Fragrance Free Shave Cream G9SKIN Ac Solution Acne Foam Cleanser G9SKIN White In Milk Whipping Foam Hada Labo Deep Clean & Pore Refining Face Wash Harry’s Face Wash Honey Jarret Clean Whip Cleanser JAYJUN Anti-Dust Fresh Foam Cleanser Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective Purifying Foaming Cleanser Lagom Cellup Micro Foam Cleanser Memebox Nooni Snowflake Whip Cleanser Missha Super Seed Neogen A-Clear Aid Soothing Foam Cleanser OXY Perfect Wash Oribe Daily Ritual Cream Face Cleanser SEPHORA COLLECTION Detoxifying Foam Cleanser