What is it?
Polysilicone-15 is an organic compound used in hair care and sunscreens as an ultraviolet light filter.

How do I avoid it?
Skin contact with polysilicone-15 is required for it to cause a rash. Discontinuation of exposure to products containing polysilicone-15 should result in improvement and/or resolution of your dermatitis. By law, all products made in the U.S. for topical use have the ingredients listed on the product package or box that contains it.

• Hair colorants
• Hair conditioners
• Hair spray
• Lip care
• Lipsticks
• Pomades
• Shampoos
• Sunscreens

Other names for polysilicone-15:
• Parsol SLX

How safe is it?

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