A group of chemicals used in a variety of plastic products to make them more flexible. Phthalates are used in nail polishes to reduce cracking, in hair sprays to avoid stiffness, and in fragrances as a solvent and fixative.
Phthalates are chemically synthetized ingredients.
Consumer concerns and what we know
Phthalates are strongly suspected to be endocrine disruptors that cause developmental and reproductive toxicity. They have been banned from cosmetics in the European Union.
We do not use phthalates in our formulas due to our safety criteria.
We strictly select the materials used in our packaging to avoid phthalate contamination of our formulas.