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Data: None

C10 30 Cholesterol/ Lanosterol Esters

Other Concerns


SYNONYMS

C10-30 CHOLESTEROL/ LANOSTEROL ESTERS, C10-30 CHOLESTEROL/ LAOSTEROL ESTERS, and C10-30 CHOLESTEROL/LANOSTEROL ESTERS

This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.


A mixed lipid based on fatty acids in the C10-C30 size range and two sterols, cholesterol and lanosterol.

Common concerns

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  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

  • CONCERNS
  • DATA SOURCES

Products with this Ingredient

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lipstick34 products
lip balm27 products
facial moisturizer/treatment10 products
blush6 products
moisturizer5 products
mask3 products
daily use with SPF3 products
around-eye cream2 products
bronzer/highlighter2 products
hand cream1 products
serums & essences1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

Understanding scores

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Hazard score

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Data availability

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