An extract of corn that is used as a surfactant. Surfactants emulsify oil and fats, rinsing them away easily and completely. Decyl glucoside is a particularly mild cleansing agent that is biodegradable, and has with a low toxicity profile. It does not irritate or cause sensitivity, and is therefore used in a vast array of personal care and cosmetic products.
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