INCI Name: Laureth-23
CAS Numbers: 9002-92-0
Laureth-23 is a polyethylene glycol ether of Lauryl Alcohol. It is a high HLB emulsifier used in oil-in-water emulsions. Laureth-23 is used in cosmetic and pharmaceutical products as a surfactant, emulsifier and solubilizer.
Used in the formulation of a variety of bath, eye, facial, hair, cleansing and sunscreen products. It is also used in cuticle softeners, deodorants and moisturizing products.