Color Additives Approved for Use in Cosmetics

Color Additives Approved for Use in Cosmetics 
Part 74, Subpart C: Color additives subject to batch certification(4) 

21 CFR Section 

Straight Color 

Year(2)Approved 

Uses and Restrictions 

§74.2052 

D&C Black No. 2 

2004 

Eyeliner, brush-on-brow, eye shadow, mascara, lipstick, blushers and rouge, makeup and foundation, and nail enamel. 

§74.2053 

D&C Black No. 3 (3) 

2007 

Eyeliner, eye shadow, mascara, and face powder. 

§74.2101 

FD&C Blue No. 1 

1982 

Cosmetics generally(5). 

1993 

Allows MnO2 in manufacture. 

1994 

Eye area use (includes lake). 

§74.2104 

D&C Blue No. 4 

1977 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2151 

D&C Brown No. 1 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2203 

FD&C Green No. 3 

1982 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

§74.2205 

D&C Green No. 5 

1982 

Cosmetics generally(5). 

1994 

Eye area use. 

§74.2206 

D&C Green No. 6 

1982 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2208 

D&C Green No. 8 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) (NTE(7) 0.01% (by wt) of finished cosmetic product). 

§74.2254 

D&C Orange No. 4 

1977 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2255 

D&C Orange No. 5 

1984 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

1982 

Mouthwashes, dentifrices, lipsticks, and other lip cosmetics NTE(7) 5 percent. 

§74.2260 

D&C Orange No. 10 

1981 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2261 

D&C Orange No. 11 

1981 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2304 

FD&C Red No. 4 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2306 

D&C Red No. 6 

1983 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

2012 

Ether-soluble matter specification changed to 1-[(4-methylphenyl)azo]-2-naphthalenol, not more than 0.015 percent. 

§74.2307 

D&C Red No. 7 

1983 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

2012 

Ether-soluble matter specification changed to 1-[(4-methylphenyl)azo]-2-naphthalenol, not more than 0.015 percent. 

§74.2317 

D&C Red No. 17 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2321 

D&C Red No. 21 

1982 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

§74.2322 

D&C Red No. 22 

1982 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

§74.2327 

D&C Red No. 27 

1982 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

§74.2328 

D&C Red No. 28 

1982 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

§74.2330 

D&C Red No. 30 

1982 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

§74.2331 

D&C Red No. 31 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2333 

D&C Red No. 33 

1988 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) ; mouthwashes, dentifrices; cosmetic lip products (NTE(7) 3% (by wt) of finished cosmetic product). 

§74.2334 

D&C Red No. 34 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2336 

D&C Red No. 36 

1988 

Externally applied cosmetics(6); cosmetic lip products (NTE(7) 3% (by wt) of finished cosmetic product). 

§74.2340 

FD&C Red No. 40(3) 

1975 

Cosmetics generally(5). 

1994 

Eye area use (includes Al lake). No oxidizing or reducing agents that may affect integrity. 

§74.2602 

D&C Violet No. 2 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2602a 

Ext. D&C Violet No. 2 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6) . 

§74.2705 

FD&C Yellow No. 5 

1985 

Cosmetics generally(5). 

1994 

Eye area use (includes Al lake). 

§74.2706 

FD&C Yellow No. 6 

1986 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

§74.2707 

D&C Yellow No. 7 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6). 

§74.2707a 

Ext. D&C Yellow No. 7 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6). 

§74.2708 

D&C Yellow No. 8 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6). 

§74.2710 

D&C Yellow No. 10 

1983 

Cosmetics generally (5). 

1984 

Modification of uses and restrictions. 

§74.2711 

D&C Yellow No. 11 

1976 

Externally applied cosmetics(6).