Corn Allergy? 12 Cosmetics That Contain Corn

Corn allergy can range from mild to severe. The scientific name for corn is Zea Mays. Most corn reactions are due to the protein found in corn called Zein. Reactions can be as mild as it itching, upset stomach to anaphylaxis.

We are a world dependent on corn. The only other thing populous than corn on this planet is water. Don’t quote me on that but you get the point. Corn is not a bad thing. It’s a major staple in many countries. Millions of people would starve to death if corn ceased to exist.

For those with severe corn allergy it can be challenging to coexist with plant that permeates every facet of our lives. Corn or it’s derivatives can be found in our items such as our beauty products to our beverages.

So here is the list of 10 cosmetics you can find corn or it’s derivatives:

  • Bath Bomb
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste
  • Lip gloss
  • Mascara
  • Foundation
  • Body Soap
  • Perfume
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Lipstick
  • Body Scrub

As you can see corn is in almost all cosmetics. If you are in need of corn free skin care, check out our store. None of our products contains corn. We have soaps, body scrubs, lip balms & bath store.

So you are probably wondering, which ingredients should I stay away from? Here is a list of ingredients that contains corn.

Do you have a corn allergy or sensitivity? Please comment below & share your stroy.


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