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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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foundation61 products
concealer50 products
bronzer/highlighter45 products
lipstick45 products
lip plumper17 products
eye shadow16 products
blush14 products
facial moisturizer/treatment12 products
moisturizer10 products
lip liner7 products
body oil7 products
serums & essences6 products
body firming lotion6 products
facial powder6 products
brow liner5 products
CC cream5 products
lip gloss4 products
setting powder/spray4 products
around-eye cream4 products
exfoliant/scrub2 products
makeup remover2 products
hair color and bleaching2 products
hair treatment/serum2 products
makeup primer2 products
recreational sunscreen2 products
anti-aging1 products
1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
hair spray1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
mask1 products
facial cleanser1 products
eye liner1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - anyFinal report 03/2013 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 productJACT 1(4):81-92, 1982 confirmed 06/03 IJT 25(S2), 2006
Insufficient data to determine safetyFinal report 03/2013 available from CIR
0 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 - anyJACT 1(4):81-92, 1982 confirmed 06/03 IJT 25(S2), 2006

Data Sources

  • Final report 03/2013 available from CIR
  • JACT 1(4):81-92, 1982 confirmed 06/03 IJT 25(S2), 2006
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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