Disodium Lauriminodipropionate Tocopheryl Phosphates


Cleansing Agent

Disodium Lauriminodipropionate Tocopheryl Phosphates at a glance

  • A mixture of esters formed from a blend of tocopherol phosphates with lauriminodipropionic acid
  • This blend is part natural, part synthetic
  • Used as a cleansing agent in skin care formulas
  • Can serve as a mild preservative

Disodium Lauriminodipropionate Tocopheryl Phosphates description

Disodium lauriminodipropionate tocopheryl phosphates is a complex mixture of esters formed from a blend of tocopherol phosphates with lauriminodipropionic acid. This blend is part natural, part synthetic and has multiple functions, including as a cleansing agent. Lauriminodipropionic acid is a propionic acid, a natural acid that is part of the degraded contents of sugar. It has mild preservative properties.

Disodium Lauriminodipropionate Tocopheryl Phosphates references

  • PubChem, Accessed March 2021, ePublication
  • Cosmetics & Toiletries, June 2009, ePublication
  • Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, March 2005, page 85

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Ingredient ratings


Proven and supported by independent studies. Outstanding active ingredient for most skin types or concerns.


Necessary to improve a formula's texture, stability, or penetration.


Generally non-irritating but may have aesthetic, stability, or other issues that limit its usefulness.


There is a likelihood of irritation. Risk increases when combined with other problematic ingredients.


May cause irritation, inflammation, dryness, etc. May offer benefit in some capability but overall, proven to do more harm than good.


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