A mixture of two 'fatty' alcohols, cetearyl alcohol is an emollient (moisturizer) and a viscosity increasing agent (increases the 'thickness' of a substance).
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Emollient, Surfactant, Viscosity Modifying Agent
EWG score: The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.