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Citronellal

Our database includes 28 products that contain Citronellal.

Explained

Citronellal is the major component of citronella oil. It is a fragrance with a distinct lemon scent. Citronellal is a known EU allergen and causes contact allergies.

Studies show citronellal has antifungal and mosquito repelling properties.

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Citronellal is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 0.1% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Masking

Where it's used

Citronellal is most often found as ingredient number 26 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use Citronellal the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 75378
  • INCI Name: CITRONELLAL
  • EC #:  203-376-6
  • All Functions: Masking
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.