We categorize all our substances to make it easy for you to find safe cosmetics. With our categories, you can easily spot which ingredients belong to the area that you are concerned about.
More often than not, substances belong to multiple categories. For example, many cosmetic ingredients that belong to the category endocrine disruptors are also carcinogens.
These category pages are aimed to broadly describe how we have divided the substances. To know more exactly how an ingredient might affect you, please visit that ingredient’s page.
Safe Beauty Products
When using the scanner, the information box that appears when you hover over an ingredient will show you which categories that ingredient belongs to. The categories shown are meant to help you to quickly determine if this is a safe beauty product for you or not.
Curious Chloride currently has 13 substance categories.