COCOS NUCIFERA OILCAS number: 8001-31-8 - Coconut oil

"Good" in all categories.
  • Origin(s): Vegetal
  • Other languages: Aceite de coco, Huile de coco, Kokosnussöl, Olio di cocco
  • EINECS/ELINCS number: 232-282-8
  • Comedogenic potential (pc): 4
  • Classification: Vegetable oil
  • Bio-compatible (COSMOS Reference)
Namely Coconut oil is extracted from the flesh of the coconut. It is a source of fatty acids: it contains lauric acid, capric acid, myristic acid and palmitic acid. It penetrates the skin quickly and leaves a feeling of softness without any greasy effect on the skin. It is used in many cosmetic products: it has moisturizing, emollient, antioxidant properties ... it even protects (slightly) UV. It is allowed in organic.
Its functions (INCI)
  • Hair conditioning : Leaves hair easy to comb, soft, soft and shiny and / or confers volume, lightness and shine
  • Masking : Reduces or inhibits the odor or basic taste of the product
  • Skin conditioning : Keeps the skin in good condition
  • Perfuming : Used for perfume and aromatic raw materials
This ingredient is present in 6.39% of cosmetics.
Solid deodorant (60.98%)
Tanning preparer (46.01%)
Cream deodorant (38.36%)
Solid shampoo (32.98%)
Hair oil (25.74%)

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