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Data: Limited

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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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foundation48 products
hair color and bleaching37 products
facial moisturizer/treatment35 products
serums & essences29 products
lip gloss20 products
facial cleanser19 products
shampoo18 products
moisturizer18 products
hair treatment/serum17 products
conditioner14 products
lipstick13 products
makeup primer11 products
blush7 products
mask7 products
styling gel/lotion6 products
body oil6 products
makeup remover5 products
around-eye cream5 products
hair styling aide4 products
lip balm4 products
cuticle treatment3 products
hair spray2 products
baby shampoo2 products
shaving cream2 products
hand cream2 products
beard oil2 products
styling mousse/foam2 products
exfoliant/scrub2 products
baby lotion1 products
beard care1 products
mascara1 products
detangler1 products
baby oil1 products
recreational sunscreen1 products
beard cleanser1 products
nail treatment1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
after shave1 products
lip plumper1 products
anti-aging1 products
nail polish1 products

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
60 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed


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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

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.


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