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Our Free of List

At The Outset, we aim to create products that can be enjoyed by as many people as possible without fear of potential irritation or sensitivity. This is why we have banned over 2,700 ingredients of concern, including harsh actives and common allergens like gluten and nuts.

If you have any questions about a specific product, please email us at help@theoutset.com for more information.

OUR FORMULAS ARE FREE OF:

ADDED FRAGRANCE (PERFUME)

ALUMINUM POWDER

ALUMINUM SALTS (INCLUDING ALUMINUM CHLORIDE, ALUMINUM CHLOROHYDRATE, ALUMINUM CHLOROHYDREX, ALUMINUM DICHLOROHYDRATE, ALUMINUM SESQUICHLOROHYDRATE, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM OCTACHLOROHYDRATE, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM OCTACHLOROHYDREX GLY, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM PENTACHLOROHYDRATE, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM PENTACHLOROHYDREX GLY, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM TETRACHLOROHYDRATE, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM TETRACHLOROHYDREX GLY, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM TRICHLOROHYDRATE, ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM TRICHLOROHYDREX GLY TOT)

ACRYLATES (INCLUDING ETHYL ACRYLATE, ETHYL METHACRYLATE, BUTYL METHACRYLATE, METHYL METHACRYLATE, HYDROXYPROPYL METHACRYLATE, TETRAHYDROFURFURYL METHACRYLATE, TRIMETHYLOLPROPANE TRIMETHACRYLATE)

ANIMAL DERIVED INGREDIENTS (INCLUDING ANIMAL MUSKS AND ANIMAL FATS)

BEESWAX AND OTHER BEE PRODUCTS (INCLUDING HONEY, PROPOLIS AND ROYAL JELLY)

BENZOPHENONES AND RELATED COMPOUNDS

BUTOXYETHANOL

BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE (BHA)

BUTYLATED HYDROXYTOLUENE (BHT)

CARMINE

CARBON BLACK OR BLACK 2

COAL TAR (INCLUDING NAPHTHA MULTIPLE, HIGH SOLVENT NAPHTHA, NAPHTHA DISTILLATE, TAR)

CYCLIC SILICONES (INCLUDING CYCLOTETRASILOXANE, CYCLOPENTASILOXANE, CYCLOHEXASILOXANE AND CYCLOMETHICONE)

EDTA AND DERIVATIVES (INCLUDING ETHYLENEDIAMINETETRAACETIC ACID, DISODIUM EDTA, CALCIUM DISODIUM EDTA, TETRASODIUM EDTA, TRISODIUM EDTA)

ETHANOLAMINES (INCLUDING DIETHANOLAMINE (DEA), TRIETHANOLAMINE (TEA), MONOETHANOLAMINE (MEA), ETHANOLAMINE (ETA))

EMULSIFYING WAX (A BLEND OF CETEARYL ALCOHOL AND POLYSORBATE 60 OR CETEARETH-20)

ETHOXYLATED INGREDIENTS (CETEARETH-20, ETC.)

FORMALDEHYDE AND FORMALDEHYDE-RELEASING AGENTS (INCLUDING 2-BROMO-2-NITROPROPANE-1,3-DIOL, 5-BROMO-5-NITRO-1,3-DIOXANE, BENZYLHEMIFORMAL, DIAZOLIDINYL UREA, DMDM HYDANTOIN, FORMALDEHYDE, IMIDAZOLIDINYL UREA, METHENAMINE, QUATERNIUM-15, SODIUM HYDROXYMETHYLGLYCINATE)

GLUTEN

HYDROQUINONE (INCLUDING 2-ACETYLHYDROQUINONE, DI-T-BUTYLHYDROQUINONE, DIAMYLHYDROQUINONE, HYDROQUINONE, HYDROQUINONE SAFFLOWERATES)

LEAD AND LEAD ACETATE

LANOLIN

MERCURY AND MERCURY COMPOUNDS (THIMERISOL)

METHYL CELLOSOLVE

2-METHOXYETHANOL

METHYLCHLOROISOTHIAZOLINONE AND METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONE

MINERAL OIL

NITROMUSKS AND POLYCYCLIC MUSKS (INCLUDING MUSK KETONE, HEXAMETHYLINDANOPYRAN, ACETYL HEXAMETHYL TETRALIN, ACETYL HEXAMETHYL INDAN, AND DIHYDRO PENTAMETHYLINDANONE)

NUT ALLERGENS

PARABENS, INCLUDING BUTYLPARABEN, ISOPROPYLPARABEN, METHYLPARABEN

PARAFFIN AND PARAFFIN WAX

PEGS (POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL) COMPOUNDS

PERFLUORINATED COMPOUNDS (PFASS OR PFCS)

PETROLATUM

PLASTIC MICROBEADS

POLYACRYLAMIDE AND ACRYLAMIDE

POLYSORBATES​​

PHTHALATES

OCTINOXATE (INCLUDING OCTYL METHOXYCINNAMATE AND ETHYLHEXYL METHOXYCINNAMATE)

OXYBENXONE

RESORCINOL

RETINYL PALMITATE

SILK

SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (SLS) AND SODIUM LAURETH SULFATE (SLES)

STYRENE (INCLUDING BROMOSTYRENE, DEA-STYRENE/ACRYLATES/DVB COPOLYMER, SODIUM STYRENE/DIVINYLBENZENE COPOLYMER, STYRENE, STYRENE OXIDE)

SYNTHETIC DYES

TOLUENE (INCLUDING 2,6-DIHYDROXYETHYLAMINOTOLUENE, 4-AMINO-2-HYDROXYTOLUENE, 4-AMINO-2-HYDROXYTOLUENE SULFATE, 4-METHOXYTOLUENE-2,5-DIAMINE HCL,, METHYLSTYRENE/VINYLTOLUENE COPOLYMER, N,N-DIETHYLTOLUENE-2,5-DIAMINE HCL, POTASSIUM TOLUENESULFONATE, SODIUM TOLUENESULFONATE, TOLUENE, TOLUENE SULFONIC ACID, TOLUENE-2,5-DIAMINE, TOLUENE-2,5-DIAMINE SULFATE, TOLUENE-2,6-DIAMINE, TOLUENE-3,4-DIAMINE)

TALC

TRICLOSAN AND TRICLOCARBAN