Capryloyl Glycine Powder

Item No.: ZLEY®CAG
CAS No.: 14246-53-8
Appearance:  White to off-white crystalline powder
Recommended dosage:  0.2-5.0%
Property: Mainly used as a skin-softening or hair-conditioning agent, and it is effective for oily, sensitive, and acne-prone skin.

Capryloyl Glycine is a cosmetic active ingredient. It can be used as a humectant, detergent, and surfactant in cosmetics, with good affinity with the skin and its high efficiency, Capryloyl Glycine can also deliver other components efficiently, thus improving the use effect of other efficacy products.


1. Capryloyl Glycine is of good affinity to the skin, and improves the use effect of other efficacy products.
2. It has a super antibacterial effect and a strong inhibitory effect on staphylococcus aureus and propionibacterium aureus.
3. Control sebum secreting excessively, Capryloyl Glycine has an obvious effect on the prevention and treatment of acne.
4. Effectively inhibit the activity of elastase, prevent the decomposition of elastin, and reduce wrinkles.
5. Regulate the self-repair function of the skin.

Technical Indicators:
Inspection Items Technical Index
Appearance White or quasi-white crystalline powder
Melting Point 104.0~109.0
ROS NMT 0.10%
LOD NMT 0.50%
Total Impurities NMT 0.10%
Purity (HPLC) NLT 99.0%


1. Soluble in lipids, ethanol, propylene glycol, 1, 3-butanediol, almost insoluble in water.
2. Capryloyl Glycine can be used as a conditioner and cleansing agent in cosmetics.

Instruction of Formulation Application

1. Solubility: Oil-soluble, alcohol-soluble (e.g. ethanol, propylene glycol, butanediol, etc.), almost insoluble in water
2. pH:3.00-8.00
3. Dosage:0.2-5.0%
4. Operating temperature: Below 85℃
5. Aqueous phase: Compatible with polyols
6. Oil phase: Soluble in oil
7. Thickening system: Ion-resistant system
8. Operating suggestion:
Option 1:Capryloyl Glycine was pre-dissolved with polyols, slightly heated and dissolved, then added it into the aqueous phase, and finally added the alkali solution, stirring it until completely dissolved.
Option 2:Place Capryloyl Glycine in the oil phase and heat it to 80℃ to dissolve and participate in emulsification.
9. Storage recommendation: Store in a cool and dry place. Shelf life is two years
10. Incompatibility: Not found yet


Packaging and Storage:
◆Packaging: Aluminum film bag (lined with polyethylene plastic bag); 1 kg/bag.
◆Storage: Please store it in a cool and dry place and the shelf life is 2 years.