Testing Status of Dihydroxyacetone - M980061
Used in self-tanning products for coloring the skin through a "browning reaction". Additional uses include intermediate, emulsifier, humectant, plasticizers and fungicides. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.
- Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Dosed-Water)
- Citation: Percutaneous Absorption and Metabolism of Dihydroxyacetone in Human Skin
- Human (Cell Lines)