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BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER

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Data: Limited

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  • Use restrictions (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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moisturizer540 products
lipstick426 products
lip balm214 products
conditioner197 products
facial moisturizer/treatment196 products
beach & sport sunscreen156 products
antiperspirant/deodorant133 products
lip gloss129 products
concealer119 products
bar soap108 products
hand cream82 products
body wash/cleanser78 products
moisturizer with SPF74 products
mask73 products
exfoliant/scrub69 products
shampoo66 products
baby lotion61 products
around-eye cream61 products
bath oil/salts/soak57 products
eye shadow50 products
lip balm with SPF50 products
body firming lotion49 products
hair treatment/serum47 products
bronzer/highlighter45 products
facial cleanser39 products
foundation38 products
lip liner35 products
hair styling aide33 products
serums & essences30 products
blush27 products
anti-aging26 products
eye liner24 products
baby sunscreen23 products
styling gel/lotion22 products
diaper cream22 products
brow liner22 products
shaving cream21 products
makeup primer15 products
foot moisturizer15 products
hair color and bleaching13 products
baby soap12 products
detangler12 products
bubble bath12 products
body oil12 products
sunless tanning11 products
beard care11 products
liquid hand soap10 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)10 products
mascara9 products
baby shampoo8 products
baby bubble bath8 products
shaving cream (men's)7 products
after shave7 products
after sun product6 products
CC cream6 products
cuticle treatment5 products
BB cream5 products
damaged skin treatment5 products
makeup remover4 products
fragrance for women4 products
hair spray4 products
styling mousse/foam4 products
muscle/joint soreness3 products
baby oil3 products
beard oil3 products
hair relaxer3 products
foot odor control2 products
vapor rubs2 products
makeup with SPF2 products
eye makeup remover2 products
oil controller2 products
other men's products2 products
foot cleansing2 products
lip plumper1 products
nail treatment1 products
body spray1 products
baby wipes1 products
mouthwash1 products
eyelash glue1 products
depilatory1 products
other eye makeup1 products
beard cleanser1 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 qualificationsIJT 36(Suppl 3):51-129, 2017; Final report 09/2017 available from CIR

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

Ecotoxicology

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Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Informational

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

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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

Data Sources

  • IJT 36(Suppl 3):51-129, 2017; Final report 09/2017 available from CIR
  • 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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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