Molecular Formula: C21H42O4. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glycerol_monostearate
Not safe for fungal acne / Pityrosporum (Malassezia) Folliculitis.
Single and repeated insult patch tests used to evaluate human skin irritation and sensitization potential of up to 20% glyceryl
stearate showed the ingredient to be non-sensitizing and non-irritating
In primary eye irritation studies, glyceryl stearate and glyceryl stearate/SE at concentrations up to 100% were mildly
irritating or non-irritating when instilled in the eyes of rabbits.
In clinical testing, 5% glyceryl stearate was not