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Beta-Carotene

Our database includes 273 products that contain Beta-Carotene.

Explained

Beta-Carotene is a carotenoid. It is an antioxidant that converts to Vitamin A. Antioxidants help fight free-radicals. Free-radicals are molecules that may damage your skin cells, such as pollution.

It gives plants the red, orange, and yellow color. Some foods with Beta-Carotene include sweet potatoes, carrots, apricots, and cantaloupe.

People also like: Glycolic Acid, Glycerin, Hyaluronic Acid

Beta-Carotene is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 0.7% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Skin Conditioning

Where it's used

Beta-Carotene is most often found as ingredient number 29 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use Beta-Carotene the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 32173
  • INCI Name: BETA-CAROTENE
  • INN Name: betacarotene
  • EC #:  230-636-6
  • Ph. Eur. Name: beta carotenum
  • All Functions: Skin Conditioning
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.