Premium Body Care Unacceptable Ingredients

Last Updated April 2017

Ingredient Qualifier
1,2-hexanediol  
acetamide MEA  
acetone  
acrylates copolymer  
Acrylates/C10-30 alkyl/acrylate crosspolymer  
Acrylates/hydroxyesters acrylates copolymer  
acrylates/octylacrylamide copolymer  
acrylic acid/vp crosspolymer  
aerosol sprays  
alcloxa Synthetic aluminum compound
aldioxa  
alpha-arbutin  
alumina  
aluminum chloride synthetic aluminum compound
aluminum chlorohydrate  
aluminum glycinate  
aluminum hydroxide  
Aluminum starch octenylsuccinate  
amber teething necklace  
aminomethyl propanol  
Aminopropyl ascorbyl phosphate  
ammonia  
ammonium acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP copolymer  
ammonium alum aluminum-based ingredient
ammonium laureth sulfate  
ammonium lauryl sulfate  
ammonium polyacrylate  
ammonium xylene sulfonate  
Arbutin  
artificial colors  
ascorbyl glucoside  
ascorbyl tetraisopalmitate  
atelocollagen  
avobenzone  
babassuamidopropalkonium chloride  
babassuamidopropyl betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
behenalkonium chloride  
behenamidopropyl hydroxyethyl dimonium chloride  
behenoxy dimethicone  
behentrimonium methosulfate  
behenyl/stearyl aminopropanediol esters  
benzalkonium chloride  
benzethonium chloride  
benzocaine  
benzophenone  
benzophenone-3  
benzyl PCA  
betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
BHA (butylated hydroxyanisole)  
BHT (butylated hydroxytoluene)  
bis-behenyl/isostearyl/phytosteryl dimer dilinoleyl dimer dilinoleate  
bis-diglyceryl polyacyladipate-2  
bis-vinyl dimethicone/dimethicone copolymer  
bismuth oxychloride  
boron nitride  
brassicamidopropyl dimethylamine  
bronopol  
bumetrizole  
butoxyethanol  
butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane  
butylene glycol  
butylene/ethylene/styrene copolymer  
butyloctyl salicylate  
butylparaben  
butylphenyl methylpropianol  
C11-15 Pareth 12  
C12-15 alkyl benzoate  
C12-15 alkyl lactate  
C12-20 acid PEG-8 ester  
C13-14 isoparaffin  
C18-38 Alkyl hydroxystearol stearate  
Calcium aluminum borosilicate  
Calcium thioglycolate  
Candida bombicola/glucose/methyl rapeseed ferment  
carbomer  
carmine Acceptable in color cosmetics only and cannot be represented as "animal-free" product
castor oil/IPDI copolymer  
Castoryl maleate  
CBD  
ceramide 2, 3  
ceresin  
certified colors Acceptable in cosmetics only
Ceteareth 20  
Ceteareth 25  
Cetearyl ethylhexanoate  
cetearyl isononanoate  
cetearyl methicone  
Ceteth -20 phosphate  
cetrimonium bromide  
cetrimonium chloride  
Cetrimonium methosulfate  
cetyl betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
cetyl dimethicone  
Cetyl isononanoate  
Cetylpyridinium chloride  
chlorphenesin  
chromium hydroxide green Acceptable in color cosmetics only
Chromium oxide green Acceptable in color cosmetics only
Cinnamidopropyltrimonium chloride  
Cloflucarban  
Coal tar  
Cocamide DEA  
Cocamide DIPA  
Cocamide MEA  
cocamide MIPA  
cocamidopropyl PG-dimonium chloride phosphate  
Cocamidopropylamine oxide  
cocamine oxide  
cochineal Acceptable in color cosmetics only
coco-betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
Cocodimonium hydroxypropyl hydrolyzed rice protein  
Cocodimonium hydroxypropyl hydrolyzed wheat protein  
colloidal minerals  
colloidal silver Acceptable but requires shelf sign
Copper disodium EDTA  
Cyclomethicone  
Cyclopentasiloxane  
cyclotetrasiloxane  
Diacetyl boldine  
diazolidinyl urea  
Dicaprylyl carbonate Acceptable only if documentation shows 100% natural source
dicaprylyl ether  
dicetyldimonium chloride  
diethanolamine (DEA)  
dihydroxyacetone  
diisopropyl dimer dilinoleate  
Diisostearyl malate  
dimethicone crosspolymer-3  
dimethyl adipate  
dimethyl capramide  
dimethyl glutarate  
Dimethyl oxobenzo dioxasilane  
Dimethyl phenylbutanol  
dimethyl succinate  
dimethylmethoxy chromanyl palmitate  
dipalmitoyl hydroxyproline  
Dipentaerythrityl Hexahydroxystearate/ Hexastearate/Hexarosinate  
dipropylene glycol  
disodium EDTA  
Disodium laureth sulfosuccinate  
Distarch phospate acetate  
Disteardimonium hectorite  
DMDM hydantoin  
Dodecane  
EDTA  
Electronic cigarettes  
Emu oil  
Equine oil  
ethoxydiglycol  
ethoxydiglycol oleate  
ethyl acetate Acceptable in nail polish only
Ethyl methoxycinnamate  
ethyl vanillin Acceptable only if documentation shows the source is natural. Requires Quality Standards review.
Ethylhexyl dimethyl PABA  
Ethylhexyl isononanoate  
Ethylhexyl methoxycrylene  
Ethylhexyl salicylate (Octisalate)  
FD & C colors  
Fluorosalan  
formaldehyde  
Fullerenes  
gelatin  
Glycereth-2 cocoate  
Glycereth-26  
glycereth-7 cocoate  
glyceryl isostearate  
glyceryl polyacrylate  
Glyceryl rosinate  
glycolic acid  
Guaiazulene  
Hexachlorophene  
hexyl laurate  
hexylene glycol  
Hexylresorcinol  
Homarine HCl  
Homosalate  
human placental protein  
Hydrogenated Polydecene  
Hydrolyzed vegetable protein PG-propyl silanetriol  
hydroquinone  
Hydroxyacetophenone  
Hydroxyethyl acrylate/Sodium acryloyldimethyl taurate copolymer  
Hydroxyethyl urea  
Hydroxypropyltrimonium honey  
imidazolidinyl urea  
Iodine complex with ammonium ester sulfate and polyoxyethylene sorbitan monolaurate  
Iodine complex with phosphate ester of alkylaryloxy polyethylene glycol  
iodopropynyl butylcarbamate  
Isobutane  
Isoceteth-20  
isocetyl isostearate  
Isocetyl stearate  
Isododecane  
Isoeicosane  
Isohexadecane  
Isononyl isononanoate  
Isopentane  
isopentyldiol  
isopropyl myristate  
Isopropyl titanium triisostearate  
Isostearyl hydroxystearate  
Isostearyl Isostearate  
kojic acid  
lactamidopropyl trimonium chloride  
lactic acid acceptable in small percentages for use as a pH adjuster. Need function/percentages
Lauramide DEA  
Lauramide MEA  
Lauramidopropylamine oxide  
Laureth-2  
Laureth-7  
Lauryl betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
Lead acetate  
lidocaine  
Magnesium aluminum silicate  
Magnesium myristate  
Manganese violet Acceptable in color cosmetics only
Melanin  
Methacryloyl ethyl betaine/acrylates copolymer  
Methyl gluceth-10  
methyl gluceth-20  
methyl nicotinate  
Methyl soyate  
methylbenzethonium chloride  
methylchloroisothiazolinone  
Methylene bis-benzotriazoyl tetramethylbutylphenol  
Methylene glycol  
methylisothiazolinone  
methylparaben  
methylsilanol mannuronate  
microbeads Listed on label as: polyethylene, polypropylene, polyethylene terephthalate, polymethyl methacrylate, nylon
microcrystalline wax  
mineral oil  
myristic acid Acceptable only if 100% natural
myristyl alcohol  
Myristyl Lactate  
myristyl myristate Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
nanotechnology ingredients <100 nm
nitrocellulose  
Nonoxynol 10  
Nonylphenoxypoly (ethyleneoxy) ethanoliodine  
Nylon-12  
o-cymen-5-OL  
Octocrylene  
Octyl methoxycinnamate  
Octyldodecanol Acceptable only if documentation shows it is natural
Octyldodecyl Citrate Crosspolymer  
Octyldodecyl Neopentanoate  
Oleamidopropyl dimethylamine  
oleth-2  
oleth-20  
oleth-3-phosphate  
oleyl betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
Oleyl Oleate  
Olive oil PEG-7 esters  
Ozokerite  
P-phenylenediamine Acceptable only with Quality Standards review.
PABA  
Palmitoyl dipeptide-5 diaminobutyroyl hydroxythreonine  
Palmitoyl dipeptide-5 diaminohydroxybutyrate  
panthenyl ethyl ether  
panthenyl triacetate  
parabens "Paraben-free" claims must submit 3rd party testing data.
paraphenylenediamine  
parfum  
PCA ethyl cocoyl arginate  
pearl powder  
PEG-10 Sunflower Glycerides  
PEG-100 stearate  
PEG-12  
PEG-120 Methyl Glucose Dioleate  
PEG-150  
PEG-150 distearate  
PEG-150 Pentaerythrityl Tetrastearate  
PEG-20 glyceryl triisostearate  
PEG-20 stearate  
PEG-35 castor oil  
PEG-40 hydrogenated castor oil  
PEG-55 Propylene Glycol Oleate  
PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric glycerides  
PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate  
PEG-7 olivate  
PEG/PPG-120/10 Trimethylolpropane Trioleate  
PEG/PPG-20/15 dimethicone  
pentaerythrityl distearate  
Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate  
Pentaerythrityl Tetraisostearate  
pentaerythrityl tetrastearate  
Pentasodium Pentetate  
Pentylene glycol  
Perflouroisohexane  
perfluorodecalin  
petrolatum  
Phenol  
Phenyl t-butylnitrone  
phenyl trimethicone  
Phenylbenzimidazole sulfonic acid  
Phenylethyl resorcinol  
Phenylisopropyl dimethicone  
Phenylpropanol  
phthalates  
Picaridin  
placental protein  
poloxamer 335  
Poloxamer-iodine complex  
polyacrylamide  
Polyacrylate-13  
Polyacrylate-15  
Polyacrylate-17  
Polyamide-8  
polyaminopropyl biguanide  
Polybutene  
Polydecene  
Polyethylene  
polyethylene glycol  
polyethylene terephthalate  
Polyglyceryl-10 Behenate/Eicosadioate  
polyglyceryl-2 dipolyhydroxystearate  
polyglyceryl-3 diisostearate  
Polyglyceryl-3 Polyricinoleate Acceptable only if documentation shows it is natural
Polyglyceryl-3 stearate  
Polyglyceryl-4 Isostearate  
polyimide-1  
Polyisobutene  
Polymethyl methacrylate  
Polymethylsilsesquioxane  
polyperfluoroethoxymethoxy difluoroethyl PEG phosphate  
Polypropylene  
polypropylene glycol  
Polyquaternium- 7  
Polyquaternium-10  
Polyquaternium-28  
Polyquaternium-51  
polysilicone-11  
Polyurethane-14  
potassium alum  
Potassium C12-13 Alkyl Phosphate  
potassium iodide  
Potassium Myristate  
Povidone-iodine  
PPG-12/SMDI Copolymer  
PPG-15 stearyl ether  
PPG-30  
propanediol  
propyl gallate  
propylene carbonate  
propylene glycol  
propylene glycol alginate  
Propylheptyl Caprylate  
propylparaben  
PTFE  
PVP  
quaternium-15  
quaternium-18  
Quaternium-87  
Quaternium-95  
rh-oligopeptide-1  
salicylic acid Acceptable only if used as a pH control agent or at levels up to 0.2%
Secondary amyltricresols  
Shea butteramidopropyl betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
Silanetriol  
Silica Dimethyl Silylate  
silica silylate  
silver citrate  
simethicone  
sodium acrylates copolymer  
sodium bis-hydroxyethylglycinate coco-glucosides crosspolymer  
sodium bisulfite  
Sodium C12-14 Olefin sulfonate  
Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate  
sodium cetearyl sulfate  
Sodium coco-sulfate  
sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate  
sodium erythorbate  
Sodium fluoride Acceptable only if documentation shows it is natural
sodium hydroxymethylglycinate  
sodium isostearoyl lactylate  
sodium laureth sulfate  
sodium lauryl sulfate  
Sodium lauryl sulfoacetate  
sodium metabisulfite  
Sodium methyl oleoyl taurate  
sodium myreth sulfate  
Sodium oxychlorosene  
Sodium PEG-7 Olive Oil Carboxylate  
sodium polyacrylate  
Sodium ricinoleamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate  
Sodium sulfate  
Sodium trideceth sulfate  
Sodium xylene sulfonate  
Sorbeth-30 tetraoleate  
sorbitan isostearate  
soyamide DEA  
soyamidopropalkonium chloride  
Soyamidopropyl betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
squalane only shark-derived squalene unacceptable
Stearamidopropyl dimethylamine  
steareth-2  
Stearoxytrimethylsilane  
Styrene/acrylates copolymer  
styrene/vp copolymer  
Sulfated castor oil  
Synthetic Beeswax  
synthetic fluorphlogopite  
synthetic fragrance  
Synthetic Wax  
Talc  
tallow  
TBHQ (tertiary butylhydroquinone)  
TEA-Carbomer  
TEA-Lauryl sulfate  
Tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate  
Tetrahydroxypropyl ethylenediamine  
tetrasodium EDTA  
Tetrasodium etidronate  
tin oxide  
Tolnaftate  
Toluene  
Tri-C12-13 alkyl citrate  
tribehenin Acceptable only if documentation showing natural source
Tribromsalan  
triclocarban  
triclosan  
Trideceth-12  
Tridecyl neopentanoate  
tridecyl salicylate  
triethanolamine (TEA)  
triethoxycaprylylsilane  
Triethylhexanoin  
Trihydroxystearin  
Triisostearoyl polyglyceryl-3 dimer dilinoleate  
Triisostearyl citrate  
trimethylsiloxysilicate  
Triple dye  
trisodium EDTA  
Trisodium ethylenediamine disuccinate  
tromethamine  
tropolone  
Ultramarines Acceptable if documentation to show that ingredient is natural
Undecoylium chloride iodine complex  
urea  
VA/Butyl maleate/Isobornyl acrylate copolymer  
vanillin Acceptable only if documentation showing natural source
vanillyl butyl ether  
Vinyl caprolactam/VP/Dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate copolymer  
VP/eicosene copolymer  
VP/hexadecene copolymer  
VP/VA copolymer  
Wheat germamidopropyl betaine Acceptable if documentation showing natural source
Wheatgermamidopropyl Dimethylamine  
willow bark extract  
wintergreen oil  
Zinc pyrithione