An ester of lauryl alcohol and lauric acid, lauryl laurate is an emollient ingredient that can help bioactive ingredients better integrate with skin’s surface. It is considered safe as used in cosmetics.
References for this information:
Drug Delivery and Translational Research, April 2017, pages 333-435
Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, Volume 64, No. 11, 2016, pages 1,597-1,606