Allantoin

Our database has 602 products that contain Allantoin.

Ingredient Description

A chemical compound that naturally occurs as an intermediate in the metabolic process for animals, plants, and bacteria. It is often synthetically produced for cosmetics. It soothes and conditions the skin.

Alternate name: Urea, (2,5-dioxo-4-imidazolidinyl)-

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Allantoin Stats

  • Allantoin is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient.
  • 15% of products in our database contain it.
  • 5 users have liked this ingredient

Ingredient Functions

Skin Conditioning to hydrate and soften skin
Skin Protecting to keep skin from being damaged to a certain degree
Soothing having a calming, assuaging, or relieving effect

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 31411
  • INCI Name: ALLANTOIN
  • INN Name: allantoin
  • EC #:  202-592-8
  • All Functions: Skin Conditioning, Skin Protecting, Soothing
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