Browse all ingredients

Pentylene Glycol

Our database has 1230 products that contain Pentylene Glycol.


Pentylene glycol is typically used within a product to thicken it, and also adds a smooth, soft, and moisturizing feel to the product.

This ingredient also acts as a mild preservative and helps to keep a product microbe-free.

Pentylene Glycol is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 13.72% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Skin Conditioning, Solvent

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 58983
  • EC #:  226-285-3
  • All Functions: Skin Conditioning, Solvent
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.