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Health Concerns of Ingredients:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredients Used by method products

Ingredient Products Concerns Score
RETINYL ACETATE (VITAMIN A ACETATE)2 productsUse restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
FRAGRANCE33 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
LILIAL1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Endocrine disruption
Data: Fair
COCAMIDE DEA4 productsUse restrictions, Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Limited
BENZYL SALICYLATE1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
LYRAL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRAL2 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
DMDM HYDANTOIN (FORMALDEHYDE RELEASER)2 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Cancer, Contamination concerns (FORMALDEHYDE)
Data: Limited
METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONE21 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Neurotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
EXT D&C VIOLET 24 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
METHYLCHLOROISOTHIAZOLINONE22 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Ecotoxicology, Cancer
Data: Limited
LIMONENE3 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Good
D&C VIOLET 23 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer
Data: Fair
ALPHA-ISOMETHYL IONONE1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
HEXYL CINNAMAL2 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
LINALOOL3 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
UNSPECIFIED COLOR17 productsMiscellaneous
Data: None
COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE30 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Good
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE11 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
D&C RED 333 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE/ CAPRATE3 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Data gaps, Contamination concerns (GLYCERYL DIESTERS)
Data: Limited
SODIUM HYDROXIDE2 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
SULISOBENZONE19 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Endocrine disruption
Data: Fair
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT20 productsUse restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) FLOWER EXTRACT2 productsDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL9 productsDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
TETRASODIUM EDTA5 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
FD&C RED 402 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
GLYCERIN28 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE20 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
CITRIC ACID24 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
COCAMIDE MIPA3 productsNone Identified
Data: None
DISODIUM 2-SULFOLAURATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
DISODIUM LAUROAMPHODIACETATE3 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM METHYL 2-SULFOLAURATE2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) LEAF EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
BLUE 11 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
OCTANOHYDROXAMIC ACID3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCO-SULFATE6 productsNone Identified
Data: None
FD&C BLUE 1 ALUMINUM LAKE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
FD&C RED 40 ALUMINUM LAKE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
COCAMIDOPROPYL HYDROXYSULTAINE3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
DISODIUM OLEAMIDO MIPA SULFOSUCCINATE3 productsEcotoxicology
Data: None
CAPRYLYL GLYCOL3 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCOL DISTEARATE3 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
GUAR HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE3 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
SODIUM CITRATE14 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM LAURYL SULFOACETATE7 productsNone Identified
Data: None
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PROPANEDIOL3 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
TOCOPHEROL17 productsCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
DEHYDROACETIC ACID3 productsOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
SODIUM CHLORIDE29 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
WATER34 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust

* Product counts only include current formulations sold by this company. The company may have other discontinued formulations that use this ingredient. Clicking on the link "X products" will identify all product formulations by this company that have used the ingredient.



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