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Citric Acid

Our database has 1509 products that contain Citric Acid.

Description

Citric Acid is an AHA. It can help to reduce large pores. It can be bad for dry skin and cause irritation.

Citric Acid is a common cosmetic ingredient, with about 28.12% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Masking

At a glance

form of
AHA
reduces
Large Pores
can worsen
Dry Skin
may cause
Irritation

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 32858
  • INCI Name: CITRIC ACID
  • INN Name: citric acid
  • EC #:  201-069-1
  • Ph. Eur. Name: acidum citricum
  • All Functions: Buffering, Chelating, Masking
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CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

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