Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA (BRAZILNUT) SEED OIL: Bertholletia Excelsa Seed Oil is a fixed oil expressed from the nuts of the Brazil Nut Tree, Bertholletia excelsa.
Function(s): Skin-Conditioning Agent - Emollient; SKIN CONDITIONING
Synoym(s): BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA SEED OIL, BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA NUT OIL; BRAZIL (BERTHOLETTA EXCELSA) NUT OIL; BRAZIL NUTS OIL; BRAZILNUT SEED OIL; OIL OF BRAZIL NUTS
|51 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->||NLM PubMed|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
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