the death of parabens?

Cosmetic Brand Creation. Concept to name to IMPI search to logo and brand registration. In-house graphic design inc. Pantone specs. Cosmetic label and box design & graphics.

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  • DilfreDilfre Member
    edited July 2016
    Ok, that is what the customers want. Which are our options as formulators?
  • We have many options but they are going to cost more.
    Cosmetic Brand Creation. Concept to name to IMPI search to logo and brand registration. In-house graphic design inc. Pantone specs. Cosmetic label and box design & graphics.
  • Bill_TogeBill_Toge Member, Professional Chemist
    yeah, several UK supermarkets have been phasing parabens out of their own-brand products over the last 5-10 years; major branders, on the other hand, generally have not
    UK based formulation chemist. Strongest subjects: hair styling, hair bleaches, hair dyes (oxidative and non-oxidative) I know some stuff about: EU regulations, emulsions (O/W and W/O), toothpaste, mouthwash, shampoos, other toiletries
  • PerryPerry Administrator, Professional Chemist
    edited July 2016
    Rumors of the demise of parabens are greatly exaggerated. 

    They didn't ban the most frequently used paraben Methylparaben. 

    I just think there will be more methylparaben sold.

    Triclosan isn't used much either (at least as a preservative). http://media.cosmeticsandtoiletries.com/documents/CT1601_02_Steinberg_Table_web.pdf
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