Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone

INCI Name
Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone
Ingredient origins
Role
Fragrance
Common name
EWG score
What is EWG score?
The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.
Used with Care
We use this ingredient in moderation to ensure it meets our standards of care for your health.
Ingredient details

Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone is a synthetic fragrance ingredient. It has a floral-woody scent and is used in many perfumes and personal care products.

Other names: Cetone alpha



Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone is considered a low hazard to health, although some people may be sensitive to this ingredient. While it is among the safest available for this particular function, we consider this an area for safer chemistry innovation.