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Cetearyl Alcohol

Our database has 882 products that contain Cetearyl Alcohol.

Description

Cetearyl Alcohol is a fatty alcohol. It can be bad for acne prone skin.

Cetearyl Alcohol is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 15.51% of the products in our database containing it.

At a glance

form of
Fatty Alcohol
may cause
Acne

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 75132
  • INCI Name: CETEARYL ALCOHOL
  • EC #:  267-008-6 / -
  • Ph. Eur. Name: alcohol cetylicus et stearylicus
  • All Functions: Emollient, Emulsifying, Emulsion Stabilising, Foam Boosting, Opacifying, Surfactant, Viscosity Controlling
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.