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ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL

Score:

Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (low), Neurotoxicity (low), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low), and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment48 products
moisturizer24 products
facial cleanser24 products
serums & essences20 products
shampoo13 products
body wash/cleanser13 products
baby lotion11 products
anti-aging9 products
body oil9 products
baby soap8 products
bath oil/salts/soak8 products
mask7 products
exfoliant/scrub7 products
moisturizer with SPF6 products
baby shampoo6 products
toners/astringents5 products
baby oil5 products
body spray5 products
conditioner5 products
vapor rubs4 products
beach & sport sunscreen4 products
bubble bath4 products
fragrance for women4 products
diaper cream4 products
lip balm3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant3 products
makeup remover3 products
baby bubble bath3 products
baby sunscreen3 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
CC cream3 products
body firming lotion2 products
facial powder2 products
makeup primer2 products
around-eye cream2 products
liquid hand soap2 products
bar soap2 products
baby powder2 products
body powder1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
toothpaste1 products
hand cream1 products
hair spray1 products
fragrance for men1 products
mouthwash1 products

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
Weak evidence of possible pregnancy/birth effects associated with chamomile consumption.Laura Cuzzolin, Francesco Francini-Pesenti, Giovanna Verlato, Marco Joppi, Paola Baldelli & Giuseppina Benoni 2010. Use of herbal products among 392 Italian pregnant women: focus on pregnancy outcome. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety 19(11), 1151-8.

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Safe for use when formulated to be non-sensitizingCosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) 2019. CIR Assessments. Appears as: listid: CIR-3041; Chemical_Name: Anthemis nobilis flower oil; ; ; Classification: QQQ02, QQQ54; Notes1: safe for use in cosmetics when formulated to be non-sensitizing
Allergic skin reaction observed in human case study.B C. McGeorge & M. C. Steele. 1991. Allergic contact dermatitis of the nipple from Roman chamomile ointment. Contact dermatitis 24(2), 139-40.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2020. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL; cas_numbers: 8015-92-7

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
Causes skin irritationEuropean Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2020. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL; cas_numbers: 8015-92-7

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airwaysEuropean Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2020. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL; cas_numbers: 8015-92-7
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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 36(Suppl 1):57-66, 2017

Neurotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Inhalation of A. nobilis oil or one of its components elicited behavioral changes in rats.Yingying Kong, Ting Wang, Rong Wang, Yichuan Ma, Shanshan Song, Juan Liu, Weiwei Hu & Shengtian Li 2017. Inhalation of Roman chamomile essential oil attenuates depressive-like behaviors in Wistar Kyoto rats. Science China. Life sciences 60(6), 647-655.

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effectsEuropean Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2020. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL; cas_numbers: 8015-92-7
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
7 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • Laura Cuzzolin, Francesco Francini-Pesenti, Giovanna Verlato, Marco Joppi, Paola Baldelli & Giuseppina Benoni 2010. Use of herbal products among 392 Italian pregnant women: focus on pregnancy outcome. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety 19(11), 1151-8.
  • Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) 2019. CIR Assessments. Appears as: listid: CIR-3041; Chemical_Name: Anthemis nobilis flower oil; ; ; Classification: QQQ02, QQQ54; Notes1: safe for use in cosmetics when formulated to be non-sensitizing
  • B C. McGeorge & M. C. Steele. 1991. Allergic contact dermatitis of the nipple from Roman chamomile ointment. Contact dermatitis 24(2), 139-40.
  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2020. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL; cas_numbers: 8015-92-7
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • IJT 36(Suppl 1):57-66, 2017
  • Yingying Kong, Ting Wang, Rong Wang, Yichuan Ma, Shanshan Song, Juan Liu, Weiwei Hu & Shengtian Li 2017. Inhalation of Roman chamomile essential oil attenuates depressive-like behaviors in Wistar Kyoto rats. Science China. Life sciences 60(6), 647-655.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • 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.

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