Benzoic Acid

Our database has 134 products that contain Benzoic Acid.

Ingredient Description

Benzoic acid

What it is:

form of
Preservative

Ingredient Concerns:

can worsen
Eczema

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Benzoic Acid Stats

  • Benzoic Acid is a rare cosmetic ingredient!
  • 4% of products in our database contain it.

Ingredient Functions

Masking obscuring or blocking
Preservative Tending to preserve or capable of preserving.

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 32134
  • INCI Name: BENZOIC ACID
  • INN Name: benzoic acid
  • EC #:  200-618-2
  • Ph. Eur. Name: acidum benzoicum
  • All Functions: Bulking, Masking, Preservative
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