Phenoxyethanol - Safe Cosmetics

Phenoxyethanol

Phenoxyethanol is used as a preservative in cosmetic products and also as a stabilizer in perfumes and soaps.[1] ¬†Exposure to phenoxyethanol has been linked to reactions ranging from eczema[2] to severe, life-threatening allergic reactions.[3] Infant oral exposure to phenoxyethanol can acutely affect nervous system function.[4] FOUND IN: Moisturizer, eye shadow, foundation, sunscreen, conditioner, mascara, eye … Continue reading Phenoxyethanol