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Benzoic Acid

Our database has 181 products that contain Benzoic Acid.

Description

Benzoic Acid is a preservative. It can worsen eczema.

Benzoic Acid is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 3.43% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Masking, Preservative

At a glance

form of
Preservative
can worsen
Eczema

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
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.