Eucerin products and their ingredients

Extensive research and passion for skin are the foundation of Eucerin’s high quality products. Naturally, Eucerin experts take great care on choosing ingredients for all products and limit the number. Nevertheless, in case of intolerance or allergies, it may be helpful to check for certain ingredients in our Ingredients Database.

Key Ingredient

Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone

Benefit function

What is Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone?

Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone is a colourless liquid. This synthetic compound has a floral, woody and powdery scent, very similar to violet and orris.

What does Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone do?

Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone is commonly used in  cosmetic and household products, where it mainly acts as a fragrance ingredient.

It is part of a family of fragrance ingredients called ionones. Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone is sometimes used as a biocide, in a disinfectant or pest control product.

Is Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone safe?

Yes, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone is a safe synthetic compound. Fragrance creators make this Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone in a lab to reproduce the smell of violets.

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