behenic acid

Behenic acid is a fatty acid that is used as a thickener, cleansing agent, and opacifier in cosmetics.

References for this information:

Experimental Dermatology, January 2017, pages 36-43
Biophysical Journal, June 2015, pages 2670-2679
British Journal of Dermatology, February 2012, pages 279-287
Cosmetics and Toiletries, April 2008

See fatty acid

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