Uses of Preservatives & Propylparaben?

Answer We may take for granted the fact that we don't need to refrigerate our blush and lotions, but preservatives such as propylparaben are what keep these products from spoiling. Preservatives are used ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Uses of Preservatives & Propylparaben

Is propylparaben bad?

On One Hand: Propylparaben Is Considered SafePropylparaben is considered safe for human use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Small amounts of propylparaben and related chemicals are used i... Read More »

What does propylparaben do in my cream?

Propylparaben is manufactured synthetically for use in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and foods. It's used as a preservative for its anti-microbial and anti-fungal properties to extend the shelf life o... Read More »

How do I Use Propylparaben in My Lotion?

A member of the paraben family of preservatives, propylparaben keeps your lotions, cosmetics and other body products from spoiling. Without the use of propylparaben, cosmetic and body products woul... Read More »

What is methylparaben propylparaben?

Methylparaben propylparaben is a preservative used primarily in cosmetics but also in foods and drugs. It is used to prohibit the growth of microorganisms in cosmetics, particularly water-based cos... Read More »