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Imidazolidinyl Urea

INCI name: Imidazolidinyl Urea.
Function: Preservative.
Origin: Synthetic.
Concentration allowed by European regulations : Up to 0.6% in finished cosmetic products.
Where to find it / them? : Hand creams, mascaras, hair coloring, hair masks, hairstyling gels, shampoos, foundations, face creams, shower gels, hair serums, conditioners, blushes, serums, eye creams, make-up removers, after-sun care, facial cleansers, deodorants, loose powders.
Risks to health: Potential allergen, suspected carcinogen (formaldehyde releaser).
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