Ingredient Name: Plant-based Decyl Polyglucoside
What is it? Decyl polyglucoside is derived from coconut and corn sources and is a combination of fatty alcohols and glucose. It's used in cosmetic products as a plant-based cleanser that's gentle enough for sensitive skin.*
- Natural foaming agent
- Gently cleanses
*= This information has not been approved by the FDA.
Vozmediano, et al. “Evaluation of the Irritant Capacity of Decyl Polyglucoside.” International Journal of Cosmetic Science, vol. 22, no. 1, 2000, pp. 73–81., doi:10.1046/j.1467-2494.2000.00004.x.
Fiume, Monice M., et al. “Safety Assessment of Decyl Glucoside and Other Alkyl Glucosides as Used in Cosmetics.” International Journal of Toxicology, vol. 32, no. 5_suppl, 2013, doi:10.1177/1091581813497764.