IPP (Isopropyl Palmitate)

IPP (Isopropyl Palmitate)

INCI Name: Isopropyl Palmitate
CAS Numbers: 142-91-6


An easily spreadable man-made moisturizer, isopropyl palmitate is a compound of isopropyl alcohol and palmitic acid. The palmitic portion of the formula contains a major fatty acid, composed of vitamin A and an antioxidant. This formulation easily penetrates the skin, and is designed to make it softer and more supple.


IPP is used as an emollient, moisturizer and thickening agent. It is found in moisturizers, lipstick, facial treatments, eye shadow, hair conditioner and styling gel, concealer, anti-aging products, foundation, and lip gloss.


You need to be logged in to download a pdf!