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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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moisturizer1323 products
lipstick637 products
lip balm567 products
conditioner480 products
facial moisturizer/treatment471 products
bar soap418 products
antiperspirant/deodorant378 products
hand cream282 products
exfoliant/scrub270 products
lip gloss248 products
body wash/cleanser245 products
shampoo234 products
mask225 products
hair treatment/serum225 products
recreational sunscreen219 products
concealer185 products
hair styling aide181 products
foundation156 products
body firming lotion130 products
around-eye cream126 products
facial cleanser116 products
daily use with SPF113 products
baby lotion104 products
bath oil/salts/soak96 products
liquid hand soap94 products
lip balm with SPF84 products
beard care77 products
styling gel/lotion73 products
blush64 products
bronzer/highlighter63 products
serums & essences57 products
foot moisturizer51 products
baby sunscreen50 products
shaving cream46 products
lip liner45 products
43 products
eye shadow40 products
anti-aging38 products
makeup primer37 products
diaper cream35 products
baby soap33 products
hair color and bleaching29 products
damaged skin treatment28 products
eye liner26 products
detangler26 products
brow liner26 products
bubble bath25 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)23 products
shaving cream (men's)22 products
mascara22 products
sunless tanning21 products
baby shampoo21 products
after sun product20 products
after shave16 products
muscle/joint soreness16 products
body oil16 products
makeup remover13 products
baby bubble bath13 products
lip plumper13 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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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


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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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