Phenoxyethanol is an organic compound used for fragrance and to preserve the quality of cosmetics and personal care products 1. According to the Cosmetic Ingredient Review (an independent committee established by the Personal Care Products Council, an industry trade association that thoroughly reviews and assesses the safety of ingredients used in cosmetics), phenoxyethanol is safe to use at the amounts present in our products 2.
This ingredient can be found in the following products in United States:
- Uth™ Facial Cleanser
- Uth™ Moisturizer
- Uth™ Rejuvenation Crème
- International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook. Washington, D.C.: The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, 2006.
- Cosmetic Ingredient Review. Cosmetic Ingredients Reference Table. http://www.cir-safety.org/staff_files/pdf4.pdf. 12-17-2009.