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Myristyl Myristate

Cas No:3234-85-3
ComedogenicIrritatingSource
52Sage Advice

Emollient; Opacifying agent; Skin conditioning
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Last edited:2012-08-21
HelenaRakic
  
2018-05-28 16:54 
What it is
Myristyl Myristate is a yellowish or white waxy solid formed by combining Myristyl Alcohol and Myristic Acid, a naturally occurring fatty acid.

What it does
Myristyl Myristate is an emollient that gives skin a smooth appearance.
It is also used in cosmetics because it gives a soft feel to formulas, provides an opacifying or glossy effect and has thickening properties.

Side effects
Myristyl Myristate is very comedogenic and can cause breakouts.
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