INGREDIENT GLOSSARY • Emollient

Ethylhexyl Hydroxystearate

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Ethylhexyl Hydroxystearate

Moisturizing ingredient that leaves a smooth, non-tacky feel on the skin.

Type of Ingredient

Emollient

Why we use it

Ethylhexyl hydroxystearate is a skin-protecting emollient, helping to soften the skin and lock in moisture. Unlike some emollients, ethylhexyl hydroxystearate does not leave a greasy or sticky feeling on the skin, leaving behind a soft, smooth feel.

What it’s in

C+C Serum

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C+C Serum

antioxidant vitamin C serum