Used with care
Hexyl acetate is a fragrant chemical found naturally in foods such as apples, wine, black tea and soya beans; and which can also be synthesised. It is used in personal care products for its sweet fruity fragrance.
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.