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Cosmetic ingredient database – CosIng

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic ingredients contained in the:

CAS, ELINCS or EINECS numbers can be searched for in CosIng. The database includes all data since the adoption of the Cosmetics Directive in 1976. Current data is listed as “active”, while historical data is listed as “not active”. References to scientific opinions of the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety are restricted to those published on the internet.

In order to find more information about INCI-names, please consult the Personal Care Products Council website.

Search cosmetic ingredients in the CosIng database