cosmetics-colorant

Cosmetic Products Regulation, Annex IV - Allowed Colorants

This list contains coloring agents allowed for use in cosmetic products marketed in the European Union. The list indicates the approved fields for application, including whether or not the colorant is permitted for use in products applied near the eye or on mucous membranes, or in products intended to come in contact with the skin.

Natural hydrated aluminium silicate, Al2O3.2SiO2.2H2O

A colloidal clay. Consists primarily of montmorillonite. ecnumber: 215-108-5 casnumber: 1302-78-9
Ref No.
119
Substance Identification Colour Index (CI) Number
77004
Colour
White
Conditions Product type, body parts
All cosmetic products
Function(s)
Colorant
Notes
Containing calcium, magnesium or iron carbonates, ferric hydroxide, quartz-sand, mica, etc. as impurities