Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About CITRUS GRANDIS (GRAPEFRUIT) PEEL EXTRACT: Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Extract is an extract of the peel of the grapefruit, Citrusgrandis.
Function(s): Not Reported; SKIN CONDITIONING
Synonym(s): CITRUS GRAN DIS (GRAPEFRUIT) PEEL EXTRACT; CITRUS GRANDIS PEEL EXTRACT; CITRUS PARADISI PEEL EXTRACT; EXTRACT OF CITRUS GRANDIS PEEL; EXTRACT OF GRAPEFRUIT PEEL; GRAPEFRUIT PEEL EXTRACT
|Restricted in cosmetics (recommendations or requirements) - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - ||CosIng|
Multiple, additive exposure sources
|Used in food or as an additive with limited or no toxicity information available||FDA Everything Added to Food|
|85 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->||NLM PubMed|
|European Commission. 2013. Cosing, the European Commission database with information on cosmetic substances and ingredients. Accessed on March 1, 2013 at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/cosmetics/cosing/ .|
|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. |
Products Containing the Ingredient
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