Cetyl Ethylhexanoate

Our database includes 810 products that contain Cetyl Ethylhexanoate.


Cetyl Ethylhexanoate comes from cetearyl alcohol and 2-ethylhexanoic acid.

It is an emollient that adds a velvety feel to products when applied. Emollients help trap moisture into your skin, keeping your skin soft and hydrated.

Cetyl Ethylhexanoate is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 2.8% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:


Where it's used

Cetyl Ethylhexanoate is most often found as ingredient number 6 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use Cetyl Ethylhexanoate the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 32603
  • EC #:  261-619-1
  • All Functions: Emollient
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.