Coco-caprylate/caprate is an ingredient commonly used in personal care and cosmetic products as an emollient and skin conditioning agent. It is a mixture of fatty acids derived from coconut oil, specifically caprylic acid and capric acid - Caprylic/Capric acid ester of saturated fatty alcohol C12-18.

Here's a description of Coco-Caprylate Caprate:

  • Coco-Caprylate Caprate is a versatile emollient and skin conditioning agent derived from coconut oil.
  • It is a lightweight and non-greasy oil that spreads easily on the skin, providing a smooth and silky texture.
  • Coco-Caprylate Caprate helps to moisturize and soften the skin, leaving it hydrated and supple.
  • It has excellent spreading properties, allowing it to be easily absorbed into the skin without leaving a heavy or greasy residue.
  • Coco-Caprylate Caprate can enhance the delivery and absorption of other beneficial ingredients in cosmetic formulations.
  • It is often used in various personal care products, including lotions, creams, serums, and hair care products, to improve their texture and provide a luxurious feel.
  • Coco-Caprylate Caprate is considered a safer and more sustainable alternative to mineral oil and other petroleum-based ingredients.
  • It is well-tolerated by most skin types, including sensitive skin, and does not typically cause irritation or allergic reactions.