October 16, 2015
EUROPEAN UNION - The European Commission's Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has released three opinions pertaining to the safety of three hair dye ingredients.
The opinions publish the following safety measures:
|Ingredient||Use for||Safe Concentration Limit|
|2,6- dihydroxyethylaminotoluene||For use in oxidative hair dye formulations||maximum concentration of 1%|
|2,5,6-triamino-4- pyrimidinol sulfate||For use in oxidative hair dye formulations||maximum concentration of 0.5%|
|HC yellow No 17||For use in non-oxidative hair coloring productsIdentifies as strong sensitizer||maximum concentration of 0.5%|