Isopropyl Palmitate

Isopropyl Palmitate

Isopropyl Palmitate

  • INCI Name:         Isopropyl Palmitate
  • Chemical Name: Hexadecanoic acid isopropyl ester
  • CAS No:              142-91-6

What is Isopropyl Palmitate?

  • Isopropyl Palmitate is widely used in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries. It is a clear and colorless ingredient with a pleasant odor,mainly used as additive and solubilizer. Isopropyl palmitate has stable performance and is not suitable for oxidation to produce peculiar smell. It is beneficial for both skin and hair.

Features of Isopropyl Palmitate

  • An excellent skin emollient in skin care and cosmetics, which can make the skin soft and smooth without greasy feeling.
  • Improves the texture of the skin and reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
  • It has good skin penetration and can be used as a good solvent for pigments in mascara, and is suitable for all cosmetic applications such as skin cream, hair oil, eye shadow, lipstick, mascara and other formulations.

Uses & Applications

Personal care

It is used in baby care & cleansing-, after sun-, color care-, body & face care- and sun protection products. Also used in personal care wipes, antiperspirants & deodorants, self-cleansing and self-tanning products.

Product Details of Isopropyl Palmitate


90kg/ drum




Colorless or light yellow oily liquid



Acid value


Melting point


Shelf Life

24 months

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Material Safety Data Sheet– Isopropyl Palmitate

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