What is benzyl benzoate?
It is a fragrance ingredient, and a solvent.
What is it used for?
Benzyl Benzoate is used as a preservative, and as a solvent (i.e. to prevent lumps and to ensure a smooth liquid).
Is benzyl benzoate safe?
EWG Skin Deep rating: 5 (moderate hazard)
Endocrine disruption, environmental toxicity, allergies, contact dermatitis
Also known as:
BENYLATE; BENZOIC ACID, BENZYL ESTER; BENZOIC ACID, PHENYLMETHYL ESTER; PHENYLMETHYL BENZOATE; BENZYL ESTER BENZOIC ACID; PHENYLMETHYL ESTER BENZOIC ACID; ASCABIN; ASCABIOL; BENYLATE; BENZOIC ACID, PHENYLMETHYL ESTER; BENZYL ALCOHOL BENZOIC ESTER
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