What is it?
Titanium (lV) Oxide is a chemical widely used in industry and at home. It is primarily used in pigments and metal alloys.

How can I avoid it?
Skin contact to Titanium (IV) Oxide is required for it to cause a rash. Discontinuation of exposure to products containing Titanium (IV) Oxide should result in improvement and/or resolution of your dermatitis. By law, all products made in the US for topical use have the ingredients listed either on the product package or the box that contains it, so check the labeling of your skin care products for this ingredient. If there is no information ask your pharmacist or call the company directly. At work, request a material safety data sheet (MSDS) to help identify potential sources of exposure.

Uses:
  • Orthopedic devices
  • Cardiac Pacemakers
  • Food coloring
  • Metal work
  • Pet Care-toothpaste
  • Household products
  • Adhesives
  • Auto spray
  • Enamel
  • Laser Printer toner
  • Liquid paper correction fluid
  • Oil stain & finish
  • Paint and Stain Hand cleaner
  • Paints
  • Primer
  • Putty
  • Shoe Polish
  • Stain blocker
  • Tile caulk and groat
  • Wall covering Primer/Sealer
  • Wood finish
  • Skin Care Products/Cosmetic
  • Bar/liquid soaps
  • Blush 
  • Body washes
  • Brow & eye Pencils
  • Deodorant
  • Eyecolor
  • Hair Dyes
  • Lipsticks
  • Lotions/creams/liquids
  • Mascara
  • Nail products
  • Powders and Foundation
  • Shampoos/Conditioners
  • Shaving Products
  • Sun block
  • Toothpastes

Other names for Titanium (lV) Oxide:
  • Titanium dioxide
  • Tioxide
  • Titanic oxide
  • Titanium peroxide
  • Titanox
  • Tonox
  • Unitane

How safe is it?

Loader wave
Hang tight. We're thinking.
skinsafe_logo SkinSAFE Loader.
Hang tight. We're thinking.