Cetiol® Sensoft 

INCI Name:

Propylheptyl Caprylate

Cetiol® Sensoft is a clear, colorless, almost odorless oil of low polarity with low molecular weight. It can be used as a fast spreading emollient with a multi-dimensional softness sensation for all cosmetic applications. It is suitable for decorative cosmetics as well as sun care formulations due to its outstanding solubilizing capacities for crystalline UV filters & pigment dispersing properties and for face and body care applications. This product has an OH value of max. 0,5, a cloud point of max. -20°C, and a saponification value of 190-205.


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BASF Care Creations develops and produces a comprehensive portfolio of raw materials for the Personal Care industry such as effect pigments, emollients, complexing agents, neutralizers, setting polymers, conditioning polymers, rheology modifiers, UV filters, mild surfactants, solubilizers, emulsifiers, and solvents. These ingredients are ideal in color cosmetics and hair, oral, skin and sun care products.

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CAS Name (Number) & Document Compliance
Octanoic acid, 2-propylheptyl ester (868839-23-0) Login
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