Glyceryl caprylate is made with natural, renewable vegetable materials. It is derived from vegetable glycerin and Coconut oil.

It is an all-natural multi-functional ingredient system for preservative-free and self-preserving cosmetics. It is a skin conditioning agent, emollient, and emulsifier. It improves consistency of products.

The Environmental Working Group (EWG's) Skin Deep is the world's largest personal care product safety guide. They rate ingredients according to their hazard score on a 0-10 scale from low to high hazard. For example, they give water a score of 0.

Accordingly they have rated Glyceryl Caprylate with a score of 0.