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Fact Sheet: Glyoxylic Acid.

INCI name: Glyoxylic Acid
Function: Antistatic, pH regulator, smoothing or curling agent (styling).
Origin: Synthetic.
Concentration allowed by European regulations : Not regulated. Generally used in concentrations of 0.5 to 10%.
Where to find it / them? : Shampoos, conditioners, styling lotions.
Risks to health: Suspected endocrine disruptor.
Risks to the environment : /
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