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ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) JUICE

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Data: Limited

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  • Use restrictions (low)

Cancer

Cancer concern is MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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moisturizer84 products
facial moisturizer/treatment67 products
conditioner65 products
shampoo57 products
body wash/cleanser56 products
mask43 products
facial cleanser38 products
liquid hand soap33 products
toners/astringents23 products
baby lotion22 products
hair color and bleaching21 products
hand cream19 products
exfoliant/scrub18 products
serums & essences17 products
antiperspirant/deodorant15 products
body firming lotion14 products
toothpaste14 products
makeup remover14 products
anti-aging13 products
shaving cream12 products
mascara10 products
beach & sport sunscreen9 products
around-eye cream9 products
bar soap9 products
hair styling aide9 products
moisturizer with SPF9 products
mouthwash8 products
baby soap7 products
after sun product7 products
bath oil/salts/soak5 products
bubble bath5 products
foot moisturizer5 products
shaving cream (men's)5 products
hand sanitizer5 products
baby shampoo4 products
eye liner4 products
foundation3 products
detangler3 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
eye makeup remover2 products
hair spray2 products
sunless tanning2 products
makeup primer2 products
BB cream2 products
baby wipes1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
diaper cream1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
oil controller1 products
depilatory1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
body oil1 products
foot cleansing1 products
lip balm1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
concealer1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
other eye makeup1 products

Cancer

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Concern Reference
Possible human carcinogenIARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer) 2016. Overall Evaluations of Carcinogenicity to Humans, as evaluated in IARC Monographs Volumes 1-113.
Cancer - strong evidenceNTP (National Toxicology Program) 2013. NTP TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE TOXICOLOGY AND CARCINOGENESIS STUDIES OF A NONDECOLORIZED WHOLE LEAF EXTRACT OF ALOE BARBADENSIS MILLER (ALOE VERA) IN F344/N RATS AND B6C3F1 MICE (DRINKING WATER STUDIES). NIH Publication No. 13-5910.
Limited or incomplete evidence of cancer according to safety/hazard data – scientific review cannot classify as human carcinogen due to data gapsNTP (National Toxicology Program) 2010. NTP TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE PHOTOCOCARCINOGENESIS STUDY OF ALOE VERA in SKH-1 MICE. NIH Publication No. 10-5894

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
One or more animal studies show any effects at moderate dosesCIR (2006) 2006 CIR Compendium. Washington, Cosmetic Ingredient Review.

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualificationsIJT 26(S2):1-50, 2007

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Risk assessment method deficiencies and data gaps - Maximum reported "as used" concentration is basis of safety assessment by industry safety panel (Cosmetic Ingredient Review, CIR) - implicit safe concentration limit in productIJT 26(S2):1-50, 2007
Missing safety data noted by cosmetic industry reviewIJT 26(S2):1-50, 2007
103 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Informational

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Concern Reference
Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - Determined safe for use in cosmetics up to a specified concentration limitIJT 26(S2):1-50, 2007

Data Sources

  • IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer) 2016. Overall Evaluations of Carcinogenicity to Humans, as evaluated in IARC Monographs Volumes 1-113.
  • NTP (National Toxicology Program) 2013. NTP TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE TOXICOLOGY AND CARCINOGENESIS STUDIES OF A NONDECOLORIZED WHOLE LEAF EXTRACT OF ALOE BARBADENSIS MILLER (ALOE VERA) IN F344/N RATS AND B6C3F1 MICE (DRINKING WATER STUDIES). NIH Publication No. 13-5910.
  • NTP (National Toxicology Program) 2010. NTP TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE PHOTOCOCARCINOGENESIS STUDY OF ALOE VERA in SKH-1 MICE. NIH Publication No. 10-5894
  • CIR (2006) 2006 CIR Compendium. Washington, Cosmetic Ingredient Review.
  • IJT 26(S2):1-50, 2007
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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