INGREDIENTS IN DEPTH - CETEARETH 20

SUMMARY: GOOD | EXTREMELY SAFE TO BE USED IN PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS | APPROVED BY REGULATORY BODIES

A useful emulsifier, used in personal care products to enhance the texture and appearance of the products.

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WHAT IS CETEARETH 20:  It is a well-known ingredient used to improve the texture and sensory feel of a product. It functions as an emollient and an emulsifier. It is used to dissolve ingredients of the formulation in the solvent and can be used on all skin types. It is used in personal care products such as hair dyes, facial moisturizers, anti-ageing creams, conditioners, cleansers and sunscreens.

REVIEW OF CETEARETH 20

Name of Brand/ Organization

Paula's Choice

EWG

CIR

FDA

EU Cosmetics Regulation

Rating/Review

GOOD

1-3

 

Ceteareth 20 is one of the most researched and reviewed ingredients. Top regulatory bodies like FDA (Food and Drug Administration ensures the safety, efficacy and security of humans by making sure that cosmetics are safe to use), CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review thoroughly investigates the safety of ingredients used in cosmetics), EU Cosmetics Regulation (It ensures the safety of the consumers while using the cosmetic products) and EWG (Environmental Working Group Skin Deep is a cosmetic database for ensuring the safety of ingredients being used in personal care products) along with popular skincare brand Paula's Choice have rated it safe for use in cosmetics, personal care products. 

BENEFITS OF CETEARETH 20: The cleansing Ceteareth 20 has the various following benefits:

  • Acts as a solvent: It enables the ingredients of the formulation to dissolve properly.
  • Acts as an emulsifier: It keeps the oil and water mixed and prevents them from dispersing into their separate constituents. This helps in keeping the skin and hair from becoming too oily. It cleanses the hair thoroughly and conditions the hair.
  • Enhances the texture: It improves the appearance of the product formulation and gives it a rich and luxurious feel.

CITATIONS/FURTHER READ

 ANVEYA INGREDIENTS DIRECTORY  

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