Draft SCCS Opinion on Sodium bromothymol blue (C186)

Draft SCCS Opinion on Sodium bromothymol blue (C186)

On 28 October 2022, the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its draft opinion on the use of sodium bromothymol blue (C186), a new non-oxidative hair dye. The SCCS could not assess the safety of sodium bromothymol blue (C186) because the applicant...
Draft SCCS Opinion on Sodium bromothymol blue (C186)

Final SCCS Opinion on Vitamin A

The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) published its final opinion on the use of vitamin A (Retinol, Retinyl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate) in cosmetic products. The SCCS concluded that vitamin A is safe for use in cosmetic products at 0.05% retinol...
Draft SCCS Opinion on Sodium bromothymol blue (C186)

SCCS Final Opinion on Kojic Acid

The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) issued a corrigendum on 13 June to the final opinion (published on 17 March). The corrigendum has published an updated calculation of SED/LED and safety evaluation which changed the previous conclusion and increased...
Draft SCCS Opinion on Sodium bromothymol blue (C186)

SCCS Draft Opinion on Aluminium

The SCCS concluded that aluminium compounds are safe when used: In non-sprayable product categories at the maximum levels stated in Table 4 (page 15) of the opinion In sprayable antiperspirant products, providing that the maximum percentage of particles with 10 μm...
Draft SCCS Opinion on Sodium bromothymol blue (C186)

SCCS Final Opinion on 4-Methylbenzylidene Camphor

The SCCS publish their final opinion on 4-Methylbenzylidene Camphor, in which it was concluded that 4-MBC is not safe at the maximum concentration of 4%.  The SCCS could not fully evaluate the potential genotoxicity of the ingredient, due to insufficient data...