IMAGE SOURCE: PubChem
Other ConcernsUse restrictions (low) and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
SYNONYMS1,2-ETHANEDIYL ESTER POLYMER WITH 2-PROPENYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-METHYL-, 2-METHYL- 1,2-ETHANEDIYL ESTER POLYMER WITH 2-PROPENYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-METHYL-, 1,2-ETHANEDIYL ESTER, POLYMER WITH 2-PROPENYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE, ALLYL METHACRYLATE-ETHYLENE DIMETHACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER, ALLYL METHACRYLATES CROSSPOLYMER, and POLYMER WITH 2-PROPENYL 2-METHYL-2-PROPENOATE 2-PROPENOIC ACID, 2-METHYL-, 1,2-ETHANEDIYL ESTER
Restricted: EWG VERIFIED products cannot contain this ingredient without adequate substantiation
Allyl Methacrylates Crosspolymer is a copolymer of allyl methacrylates crosslinked with glycol dimethacrylate.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|facial moisturizer/treatment||9 products|
|serums & essences||5 products|
|facial cleanser||1 products|
|daily use with SPF||1 products|
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
|any irritation - weight of evidence unknown/unassessed||Open scientific literature|
|Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualifications||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
- CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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