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Diethanolamine

INCI name: Diethanolamine.
Function: Antistatic, hair conditioner, pH adjuster, dispersing agent.
Origin: Synthetic.
Concentration allowed by European regulations : Prohibited in Europe.
Where to find it / them? : Shampoos, shaving creams, washing creams, mascaras, soaps, sun products.
Risks to health: Carcinogenic in the presence of potential nitrite (formation of nitrosamines), percutaneous penetration, skin and eye irritant proven.
Risks to the environment : /
More information : Prohibited in Canada.