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Is isobutyl myristate vegan?

Isobutyl myristate 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 isobutyl myristate?

Isobutyl myristate is a colorless and odorless fatty acid ester derived from myristic acid and isobutanol. It is commonly used in the food industry as a food additive and flavoring agent. Isobutyl myristate acts as a lubricant, emollient, and thickening agent, making it an ideal ingredient in many cosmetic and personal care products such as creams, lotions, and hair care products. Due to its excellent solvency and spreading properties, it is also used in the production of fragrances and perfumes. Isobutyl myristate is a safe and non-toxic ingredient that is widely used in the food and cosmetic industry.

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