Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
About LAWSONIA INERMIS (HENNA) EXTRACT: Lawsonia Inermis (Henna) Extract is an extract of the dried flowers, fruit and leaves of thehenna, Lawsonia inermis.
Function(s): Skin-Conditioning Agent - Miscellaneous
Synonym(s): COLORLESS HENNA; EXTRACT OF HENNA; EXTRACT OF LAWSONIA INERMIS; HENNA EXTRACT; LAWSONIA ALBA EXTRACT; LAWSONIA INERMIS ALBA, EXT.; LAWSONIA INERMIS EXTRACT; NEUTRAL HENNA
|Violation of government restrictions - Restricted in cosmetics; use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - Color additive not approved by FDA for cosmetics used around eyes (only for products for use around the eyes)||FDA Color Additive Status|
|One or more human case studies show possible immune and respiratory or allergenic effects||Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics|
|Limited evidence of immune system toxicity or allergies||National Library of Medicine HazMap|
|70 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->||NLM PubMed|
|AOEC (Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics). 2009. AEOC exposures codes and asthmagen designation.|
|CTFA (Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association). 2006. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook, 11th Edition. Color Additive Information. Washington, DC.|
|FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. Color Additive Status List. September 2006.|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2006. HazMap — Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Agents.|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
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