EWG Rating – 1


It is obtained by mixing esters from coconut-derived fatty alcohol with caprylic and capric acids, also from coconut.

What Is It?

It functions as a lightweight emollient and is commonly used in skin care & cosmetics. 

What Does Research Say About This Ingredient?

It has a high level of biocompatibility with the skin. It also helps solubilize other cosmetic ingredients and is considered safe for use.

Benefits of Coco Caprylate/Caprate on Skin after Topical Application

It leaves a light, non-oily smooth and velvet skin sensation. It has low greasiness.