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Stearic Acid

Our database has 1157 products that contain Stearic Acid.


Stearic Acid isn't fungal acne safe. It can be bad for oily skin.

Stearic Acid is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient, with about 12.13% of the products in our database containing it.

At a glance

can worsen
Oily Skin
may feed
Fungal Acne

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 79070
  • INN Name: stearic acid
  • EC #:  200-313-4
  • All Functions: Cleansing, Emulsifying, Emulsion Stabilising, Masking, Refatting, Surfactant
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.