Sucrose palmitate

Sucrose palmitate is an organic compound used in cosmetics and personal care products to aid in stabilizing oil-in-water mixtures and as a skin-conditioning agent that acts as a lubricant on the skin’s surface, giving the skin a soft and smooth appearance 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.