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Is glyceryl dioleate vegan?

Glyceryl dioleate is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is glyceryl dioleate?

Glyceryl dioleate is a natural ester derived from glycerin and oleic acid, commonly used as an emollient and surfactant in cosmetics and personal care products. This colorless to pale yellow liquid has a silky smooth texture and a mild, pleasant odor. It helps to soften and moisturize the skin while also acting as a solubilizing agent for other ingredients. Glyceryl dioleate is also used in the food industry as an emulsifier, helping to blend oil and water-based ingredients together smoothly. Its mild, non-irritating properties make it a popular choice in skincare formulations for those with sensitive or delicate skin.

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