Watch-out database → Detailed ingredient information:
84380-018 / 497-76-7
Restricted as per EC regulation 1223/2009?
|Date of update||Deadline||Content of update||Reference||Source||Obelis articles|
|31/01/2023||No timeline applicable||The SCCS concluded that: 1) alpha-arbutin is safe up to 2% in face creams and up to 0.5% in body lotions. They are safe also when used together. 2) beta-arbutin is safe up to 7% in face creams. Lastly, aggregate exposure of alpha-arbutin and beta-arbutin is safe||SCCS Final Opinion SCCS/1642/22||SCCS|