Ceteth-2

<p> </p> <p>Ceteth-2 is a polyethylene glycol ether of Cetyl Alcohol (q.v.). <br /><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>WHAT'S IT FOR</strong>: Surfactant - Emulsifying Agent<br /><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>SCORE at EWG</strong>: 3 (the lower, the better)<br /><strong></strong></p> <p><strong>FOUND IN</strong>: Conditioner, Exfoliant, AntiAging, Eye cream, Facial cleansers and in at least 19 different products</p>

 

Ceteth-2 is a polyethylene glycol ether of Cetyl Alcohol (q.v.).

WHAT’S IT FOR: Surfactant – Emulsifying Agent

SCORE at EWG: 3 (the lower, the better)

FOUND IN: Conditioner, Exfoliant, AntiAging, Eye cream, Facial cleansers and in at least 19 different products

OTHER NAMES: DIETHYLENE GLYCOL HEXADECYL ETHER; ETHANOL, 2- [2- (HEXADECYLOXY) ETHOXY] -; 2- [2-HEXADECYLOXY) ] ETHANOL; PEG-2 CETYL ETHER; POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 100 CETYL ETHER; POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL (2) HEXADECYL ETHER; POLYOXYETHYLENE (2) CETYL ETHER; 2- [2- (HEXADECYLOXY) ETHOXY] – ETHANOL; 2- [2- (HEXADECYLOXY) ETHOXY] ETHANOL
http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/717596/CETETH-2/