cosmetics-restricted-subs

Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex III - Restricted Substances

EU. Restricted Substances: Annex III, Regulation 1223/2009/EC on Cosmetic Products, as amended by Regulation (EU) 2023/1545, OJ L 188, 27 July 2023

This list contains substances whose use in cosmetic products in the European Union is banned, except under certain conditions as indicated in Annex III. The list specifies the field of application or use, maximum allowable concentration limits in finished products, and any additional limitations.

Salts of Thioglycolic acid

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Ref No.
2a
Restrictions Product type, body parts
Professional use products for hair waving or straightening
Maximum Threshold
11 %
Restriction(s)
For professional use only
Qualifier(s)
Ready for use pH 7 to 9.5
Expressed As
As thioglycolic acid
Warning Label
Conditions of use: Avoid contact with eyes. Rinse eyes immediately if product comes into contact with them. Wear suitable gloves. Warnings to be printed on the label: For professional use only. Contains thioglycolate. Follow the instructions.