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Is octyl hydroxystearate vegan?

Octyl hydroxystearate 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 octyl hydroxystearate?

Octyl hydroxystearate is a versatile ingredient commonly used in cosmetics and personal care products, as well as in the food industry. This compound is a mixture of octanol and stearic acid, which provides it with unique properties such as emolliency, lubrication, and water resistance. Octyl hydroxystearate is known for its ability to create a smooth and silky texture, making it an excellent ingredient in skin and hair care products. In food products, it can be used as a flavor enhancer and as a coating to improve texture and prevent sticking. With its multiple benefits, octyl hydroxystearate is a highly valued ingredient in the manufacturing of a variety of products.

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