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Lauric Acid is a non-toxic chemical compound which is most commonly utilized in formulation of soaps, detergents, and cosmetic products. It also has laboratory use for monitoring molar mass of unknown substances. This acid has chemical formula C12H24O2 and molar mass of 200.32 g/mol. It is bay oil-like mild odor with white colored powdery appearance. This compound is a type of saturated fatty acid which is known for having long shelf life with easy to handle nature. Lauric Acid is also used in formulation of various pharmaceuticals for having ability to increase high density lipid in blood.