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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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moisturizer1319 products
lipstick659 products
lip balm572 products
conditioner483 products
facial moisturizer/treatment476 products
bar soap413 products
antiperspirant/deodorant378 products
hand cream282 products
exfoliant/scrub274 products
lip gloss266 products
body wash/cleanser244 products
shampoo237 products
mask229 products
hair treatment/serum226 products
recreational sunscreen218 products
concealer201 products
hair styling aide182 products
foundation156 products
body firming lotion130 products
around-eye cream128 products
facial cleanser116 products
daily use with SPF113 products
baby lotion104 products
bath oil/salts/soak97 products
liquid hand soap94 products
lip balm with SPF85 products
beard care76 products
styling gel/lotion74 products
bronzer/highlighter66 products
blush65 products
serums & essences60 products
foot moisturizer51 products
baby sunscreen50 products
shaving cream49 products
lip liner45 products
43 products
eye shadow39 products
anti-aging38 products
makeup primer38 products
diaper cream35 products
baby soap33 products
hair color and bleaching31 products
damaged skin treatment27 products
eye liner26 products
detangler26 products
brow liner26 products
bubble bath25 products
mascara24 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)24 products
sunless tanning23 products
shaving cream (men's)22 products
baby shampoo21 products
after sun product20 products
after shave16 products
muscle/joint soreness16 products
body oil16 products
lip plumper14 products
makeup remover13 products
baby bubble bath13 products
beard oil12 products
hand sanitizer11 products
cuticle treatment9 products
styling mousse/foam8 products
foot cleansing7 products
hair spray7 products
hair relaxer7 products
toners/astringents7 products
skin fading/lightener6 products
BB cream6 products
baby oil5 products
CC cream5 products
setting powder/spray5 products
nail treatment4 products
glitter4 products
beard cleanser4 products
fragrance for men4 products
depilatory3 products
foot odor control2 products
fragrance for women1 products
vapor rubs1 products
baby wipes1 products
mouthwash1 products
facial powder1 products
eyelash glue1 products
tanning oil1 products

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 qualificationsCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Data gaps

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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 productCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
54 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments


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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • 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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.


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