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Butylene Glycol

INCI name: Butylene Glycol.
Function: Humectant, masking agent, skin care agent, solvent, viscosity control agent.
Origin: Synthetic.
Concentration allowed by European regulations : Not regulated.
Where to find it / them? : Face masks, foot masks, CC creams, face serums, face creams, scrubs, sun creams, mascaras, eye creams, toners, facial cleansers, conditioners, foundations, shampoos, lip glosses.
Risks to health: Potential skin irritant (moderate).
Risks to the environment : Polluting manufacturing process.
More information : Comedogenic potential: 1.