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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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facial moisturizer/treatment81 products
conditioner47 products
mask47 products
serums & essences43 products
moisturizer21 products
around-eye cream17 products
toners/astringents13 products
facial cleanser12 products
anti-aging11 products
sunless tanning6 products
concealer5 products
lip balm5 products
hair color and bleaching5 products
shampoo5 products
body firming lotion4 products
moisturizer with SPF4 products
body wash/cleanser4 products
makeup primer4 products
exfoliant/scrub4 products
hand cream3 products
lipstick3 products
makeup remover3 products
body oil2 products
blush2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
mascara2 products
eye liner2 products
2 products
after shave1 products
lip gloss1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
mouthwash1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
lip plumper1 products
baby lotion1 products
beach & sport sunscreen1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
foot moisturizer1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
327 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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