Neopentyl glycol dicaprate

Neopentyl glycol dicaprate is the diester of neopentyl glycol and decanoic acid. It is used in skin formulations as a conditioning agent/emollient 1.

This ingredient can be found in the following products in United States:


  1. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook. Washington, D.C.: The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, 2006.