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Is octylldodecanol vegan?

Octylldodecanol is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is octylldodecanol?

Octyldodecanol is a versatile ingredient commonly found in various personal care and cosmetic products. Chemically, it is an ester of fatty alcohol that exhibits excellent emollient properties, making it suitable for use as a skin-conditioning agent. Octyldodecanol is colorless, odorless, and has a smooth texture that allows it to be easily absorbed by the skin without leaving a greasy residue behind. Apart from its use in skincare, it is also utilized as a solvent and emulsifier in fragrances, haircare, and makeup products. It is an essential ingredient widely used in the beauty industry and helps enhance the performance of other components in formulations.

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