Ethylhexylglycerine Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Ethylhexylglycerine Properties


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Ethylhexylglycerine is a topical skincare ingredient and deodorizing agent, often indicated as a conditioning ointment in the treatment of eczema. It is both colorless and odorless, and it is one of the most common ingredients in your skincare products. It helps to keep the various natural ingredients in beauty products from spoiling. It also helps to reduce the surface tension between the various liquids and oils in beauty products.

Chemical Properties

CAS Number 70445-33-9
IUPAC Name 3-[(2-Ethylhexyl)oxy]-1,2-propanediol
InChI 1S/C11H24O3/c1-3-5-6-10(4-2)8-14-9-11(13)7-12/h10-13H,3-9H2,1-2H3
Molar Mass 204.31 g/mol
Molecular Formula C11H24O3
Synonyms Octoxyglycerin;Ethylhexylglycerin;Ethylhexyl Glycerin