Free-from credentials

As well as specialist manufacturing techniques, the Eye Care Cosmetics range is designed to be as free-from as many chemical or irritating ingredients as possible. This, along with the careful selection of active ingredients and ultra-micronisation of particles, is why the products are so suitable for people with sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers.

As a guide, listed below are some of the ingredients we have been asked about and are 'free-from':

  • Alcohol
  • Animal ingredients
  • Benzoate
  • Bismuth oxychloride
  • Carmine
  • Chrome
  • Cobalt
  • Colophonium
  • Dairy products
  • DEA (Diethanolamine)
  • Essential oils
  • Formol/Formaldehyde
  • Lanolin
  • Latex
  • Lead/Lead oxide
  • MEA
  • Mercury Methylchloroisothiazolinone
  • Methylisothiazolinone
  • Mineral oil*
  • Nickel
  • Parabens
  • Peanuts or their oils
  • Petrochemicals (except mineral oil)
  • Phenoxyethanol**
  • Phthalates
  • Salicylate
  • SLES (sodium lauryl sulphate)
  • SLS (sodium laurel sulphate)
  • Soap
  • Soya
  • TEA (Triethanolamine)
  • Wheat/gluten

* Mineral oil is only used in the Gentle Mascara and Long-lash Mascara.
** Phenoxyethanol is only in the Gentle Mascara, Long-lash Mascara and Eyeshadow cream.