Benzyl Benzoate

Benzyl Benzoate
Ingredient origins
Common name
Benzyl Benzoate
EWG score
What is EWG score?
The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.
Used with Care
We use this ingredient in moderation to ensure it meets our standards of care for your health.
Ingredient details

Benzyl benzoate is an organic compound created with benzyl alcohol and benzoic acid. It occurs naturally in some blossoms, and has a slight sweet fragrance. In perfumery, it is often used as a fixative.

While it is a best-in-class chemical and among the safest available for this particular function, we consider this an area for safer chemistry innovation.