Parabens in cosmetics

5 parabens banned, certain other ingredients restricted

Restricted ingredients An important amendment of the Annexes II and V of the EU cosmetics Regulation 1223/2009 was published in April.   The most important changes to the Regulation are the following:   –          Isopropylparaben, Isobutylparaben, phenylparaben, benzylparaben, pentylparaben can no longer be used in cosmetic products –          Measures on propylparaben and butylparaben are under preparation […]