Propylene glycol monopalmitostearate
PROPYLENE GLYCOL MONOPALMITOSTEARATE
Consists of propylene glycol esters of palmitic (C16) and stearic (C18) acids, the monoester fraction being predominant
33 – 40
Consistency agent for oily phase in topical formulations. Stability-improving agent. Safety of use is inferred by precedence of use in approved pharmaceutical products.