octyldodecanol

Octyldodecanol is a mineral wax used as a texture enhancer in cosmetics, especially to add stability to lipsticks and stick foundations and keep them blended.

References for this information:

International Journal of Nanomedicine, July 2017, pages 5203-5221
Journal of Dermatological Science, February 2012, Volume 65, Issue 2, pages 110-117
http://www.cir-safety.org/sites/default/files/alkyle032013rep.pdf

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