PPG-3 Benzyl Ether Myristate



PPG-3 Benzyl Ether Myristate description

An emollient that has a silicone-like feel and multiple functions in cosmetic products. PPG-3 benzyl ether myristate adds shine to hair, improves the spreadability of creams, suspends pigments in makeup, and moisturises skin, among other traits. This ingredient is considered safe and gentle.

PPG-3 Benzyl Ether Myristate references

  • Journal of Cosmetic Science, Volume 55, Supplement, pages S143-S150

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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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Not Rated