Ethyl Alcohol

INCI Name
Ethyl Alcohol
Ingredient origins
Corn, Potato, Wheat
Role
Solvent
Common name
Ethanol
EWG score
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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.
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Ingredient details
An alcohol derived from plants. Ethanol is a by-product, created as the natural sugars in fruit undergo a fermentation process. It is used as a solvent and a natural preservative.