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Is imidazolidinyl vegan?

Imidazolidinyl is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is imidazolidinyl?

Imidazolidinyl is a chemical compound that is commonly used as a preservative in various cosmetic and personal care products, including shampoos, lotions, and soaps. It works by releasing formaldehyde, which helps to prevent the growth of bacteria and fungi. However, due to its potential to cause skin irritation and allergic reactions in some individuals, imidazolidinyl has become a controversial ingredient in the beauty industry. Nevertheless, it remains a popular preservative due to its effectiveness and low cost. It is important to note that many brands are now moving towards using more natural and organic preservatives to cater to the increasing demand for safer and eco-friendly products.

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