• Pronunciation: (ˌ)dī-(ˈ)hep¦til\ \ ˈsək-sə-ˌnāt\ and 'kaprə-lə-ˌwil\ ˈglis-rən\ si-ˈba-sik\ ˈa-səd\ (ˌ)kō-ˈpä-lə-mər
  • Type: Naturally-derived

What Is Diheptyl Succinate and Capryloyl Glycerin Sebacic Acid Copolymer?

Diheptyl succinate and capryloyl glycerin sebacic acid copolymer is a biodegradable liquid that mimics the properties of silicone emollients and is a significant plant-derived alternative to dimethicone.[1,2] The ingredient is derived from castor oil and coconut oil.[3]

What Does Diheptyl Succinate and Capryloyl Glycerin Sebacic Acid Copolymer Do in Our products?

Diheptyl succinate and capryloyl glycerin sebacic acid copolymer improves the creaminess of products, enhances hair texture and shine, and produces a slick, frictionless feeling that leaves hair feeling smooth, moisturized and easy to comb.[4] It can also reduce the greasy feel of other kinds of oils.[5] It is often found in hair conditioner, lotion, lip balm, and sunscreen products.[6]

Why Puracy Uses Diheptyl Succinate and Capryloyl Glycerin Sebacic Acid Copolymer

We use diheptyl succinate and capryloyl glycerin sebacic acid copolymer because it is a breakthrough, natural substitute for dimethicone and silicone fluids. Whole Foods has deemed the ingredient acceptable in its body care and cleaning product quality standards.[8,9]

How Diheptyl Succinate and Capryloyl Glycerin Sebacic Acid Copolymer Is Made

Diheptyl succinate is manufactured via the pyrolysis of castor oil and from fermentation. Capryloyl glycerin sebacic acid is manufactured in part by oxidizing castor oil.[7]

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Sources

[1] Cosmeticsandtoiletries.com
[2] Inolex Cosmetics
[3] Inolex Cosmetics
[4] Inolex Cosmetics
[5] Cosmeticsandtoiletries.com
[6] Environmental Working Group
[7] Inolex Cosmetics
[8] Whole Foods Market
[9] Whole Foods Market

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