Characteristics of Propylheptyl Caprylate Known as the "Happy" Emollient?

Propylheptyl Caprylate (brand name CETIOL® SENSOFT by BASF®) is marketed as the "happy" emollient because of its unique sensory characteristics of "multi-dimensional softness" (BASF®). 

What is your impression of using Propylheptyl Caprylate as an added ingredient to an emollient blend? 

What are Propylheptyl Caprylate's performance and skin feel characteristics in your experience?



  • I have this in stock and have tried it.
    "Multi-dimensional softness" - ha! Marketing speak.
    It's nice ... but so are many, many, other compounds.
    Try it for yourself.
    Cosmetic Brand Creation. Concept to name to IMPI search to logo and brand registration. In-house graphic design inc. Pantone specs. Cosmetic label and box design & graphics.
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