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Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil

Our database has 558 products that contain Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil.


Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil is the fixed oil expressed or extracted from seeds of the desert shrub, Jojoba, Simmondsia chinensis, Buxaceae.

Jojoba oil does not contain fragrance and has many fatty-acids, making it a great soothing ingredient.

It is found to be similar to natural human skin sebum, so it has a great effect on dry skin. However, it can clog pores and cause breakouts for oily skin.

Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 8.35% of the products in our database containing it.

Also known as: Jojoba Oil

What it does:

Emollient, Skin Conditioning

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CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 58617
  • EC #:  289-964-3
  • All Functions: Emollient, Hair Conditioning, Skin Conditioning
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