Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) FLOWER WATER: Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Flower Water is an aqueous solution of the steam distillateobtained from the flowers of the orange, Citrus aurantium dulcis.
Function(s): Fragrance Ingredient; Not Reported; SKIN CONDITIONING
Synoym(s): CITRUS ARANTIUM DULCIS FLOWER WATER; CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS FLOWER WATER; EAU D'ORANGER; ORANGE BLOSSOMS ABSOLUTE; ORANGE FLOWER WATER; ORANGE FLOWER WATER ABSOLUTE; ORANGE FLOWERS (CITRUS AURANTIUM L.) ; ORANGE LEAF ABSOLUTE (CITRUS AURANTIUM L.) ; WATER, ORANGE FLOWER
Multiple, additive exposure sources
|Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in food||FDA Everything Added to Food|
|FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.|
|IFRA (International Fragrance Assocication). 2010. IFRA Fragrance Ingredient List based on 2008 Use Survey. Accessed online 01/04/2010: http://www.ifraorg.org/Home/News/Latest-News/page.aspx/66?xf_itemId=43&xf_selectionDatapartId=25|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
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