Sunscreen Ingredient: Cinoxate

  • Other names:
    • 2-ethoxyethyl p-methoxycinnamate
    • phiasol
  • FDA Approval: Up to 3%
  • Blocks UVA: No
  • Blocks UVB: Yes
  • Photo-stable: Unknown

 

Interactions with Other ingredients:

Unknown

Safety Concerns:

Safe to use in quantities approved by the FDA. Not commonly used in sunscreens, although can be found in a few Reviva Lab products.

Cosdna Rating: 0 for comedogenesis, 0 for irritation

Beautypedia RatingN/A

EWG Rating: 3

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