Vetiveryl Acetate Evaluated for Potential Phototoxicity Utilizing a Human Epidermal Model and Patch Testing

Vetiveryl acetate is utilized as a fragrance ingredient in a variety of consumer and personal care products, being  appreciated for it woody note in perfumery. In the EST1000 model, no photo- toxicity was observed to vetiveryl acetate over the range of concentrations tested. A confirmatory phototoxicity  patch test was conducted in a group of human volunteers. Vetiveryl acetate were confirmed as having no phototoxic effects in humans.

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