PCA, sodium PCA tentatively determined "safe as used" in cosmetics -- expert panel.
This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet
PCA, SODIUM PCA TENTATIVELY DETERMINED "SAFE AS USED" IN COSMETICS by the Cosmetic Ingredient Review Expert Panel June 4. The panel unanimously approved a tentative final report on the ingredients concluding that PCA and sodium PCA are safe under current conditions of cosmetics use. The two skin and hair conditioning agents were listed in 25 and 437 formulations, respectively, in 1996, according to FDA.
You may also be interested in...
With a push from the Organic Consumers Association, the National Organic Standards Board is recommending that the use of nanotechnology be strictly prohibited from products certified under the National Organic Program
Though global market-size estimates differ, analysts at SupplySide West 2010 in Las Vegas agreed that cosmeceuticals remain a promising growth vehicle
Weekly Trademark Review