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CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE

Score:

Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
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  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (low), Endocrine disruption (low), and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment63 products
moisturizer59 products
moisturizer with SPF59 products
around-eye cream18 products
mask15 products
conditioner15 products
hand cream15 products
serums & essences13 products
bronzer/highlighter13 products
exfoliant/scrub11 products
hair color and bleaching10 products
facial cleanser9 products
beach & sport sunscreen9 products
baby lotion8 products
body firming lotion6 products
anti-aging5 products
foundation3 products
sunless tanning3 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
shampoo2 products
hair styling aide2 products
body wash/cleanser2 products
lip balm with SPF2 products
after shave2 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
vapor rubs1 products
mascara1 products
BB cream1 products
lip balm1 products
makeup remover1 products
other men's products1 products
beard care1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
makeup primer1 products
after sun product1 products
makeup with SPF1 products
nail treatment1 products
shaving cream1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant1 products
diaper cream1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Human patch testing shows that incidence of alkyl glucoside-induced allergic dermatitis is relatively high.Bevin Bhoyrul, Lea Solman, Stephen Kirk, David Orton & Mark Wilkinson 2019. Patch testing with alkyl glucosides: Concomitant reactions are common but not ubiquitous. Contact dermatitis 80(5), 286-290.
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not dermal sensitizers.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Endocrine disruption

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies notes reduced prostate weight only at low doses in one animal study.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
Safe for use when formulated to be non-irritatingCosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) 2015. CIR Assessments. Appears as: listid: CIR-3106; Chemical_Name: CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE; ; ; Classification: QQQ02, QQQ53;

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 qualificationsIJT 32 (S3): 22-48, 2013

Cancer

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not mutagenic.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Data gaps

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

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
A review of industry studies indicates alkyl polyglucosides are not reproductive or developmental toxicants.Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.

Data Sources

  • Bevin Bhoyrul, Lea Solman, Stephen Kirk, David Orton & Mark Wilkinson 2019. Patch testing with alkyl glucosides: Concomitant reactions are common but not ubiquitous. Contact dermatitis 80(5), 286-290.
  • Andreas Willing, Horst Messinger & Walter Aulmann 2004. Ecology and Toxicology of Alkyl Polyglycosides. New York: Marcel Dekker.
  • Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) 2015. CIR Assessments. Appears as: listid: CIR-3106; Chemical_Name: CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE; ; ; Classification: QQQ02, QQQ53;
  • IJT 32 (S3): 22-48, 2013
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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