What is Glyceryl Stearate Citrate?
Glyceryl Stearate Citrate is a moisturizing agent in many cosmetic and personal care products. It is derived from glyceryl stearate and citric acid, while glyceryl stearate is obtained from glycerin and stearic acid, a fatty acid from soy oil.
Benefits of Glyceryl Stearate Citrate
It acts as a natural lubricant to help keep skin soft and smooth. Further, it is a barrier to prevent moisture loss from the skin's surface. It is a good cleansing agent that mixes with oil and dirt to clean the surface.