TITLE

PRESERVATIVES: Friend or Foe?

AUTHOR(S)
Douthwaite, Karen
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Global Cosmetic Industry;Mar2000, Vol. 166 Issue 3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the growing number of people having allergic reaction to cosmetic product preservatives, such as parabens. Efforts of cosmetic companies to reduce risk of allergies through better labeling; Reason for some companies' continued use of allergy-causing preservatives; Alternatives to preservatives; Airtight packaging required by cosmetics; Other safety issues considered by companies.
ACCESSION #
2968233

 

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