Sodium methyl cocoyl taurate

Sodium methyl cocoyl taurate is the sodium salt of an organic compound derived from coconut oil. It is used in skin care products as a cleansing agent with soap-like properties 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.