Earth's Care Vegetable Glycerin is 100% pure and obtained from plant sources. It is easily miscible with water and softens and lubricates the skin. Vegetable Glycerin attracts and holds water molecules on the skin, thus providing increased hydration. These qualities make it an excellent base for a variety of cosmetic preparations. USAGE: Use a small amount of Earth's Care Vegetable Glycerin for massage or as needed to nourish and hydrate cracked or chapped skin. Dilute with water for use on sensitive skin.