Methylparaben

Our database has 203 products that contain Methylparaben.

Ingredient Description

Methyl 4-hydroxybenzoate

What it is:

form of
Preservative
form of
Paraben

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Methylparaben Stats

  • Methylparaben is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient.
  • 6% of products in our database contain it.

Ingredient Functions

Preservative Tending to preserve or capable of preserving.

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 35342
  • INCI Name: METHYLPARABEN
  • INN Name: methylparaben
  • EC #:  202-785-7
  • Ph. Eur. Name: methylis parahydroxybenzoas
  • All Functions: Preservative
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