Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Flower Oil
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Other ConcernsUse restrictions (moderate)
SYNONYMSCLOVE BUD OIL, ESSENTIAL, CLOVE FLOWER OIL, CLOVE OIL, CLOVE OILS, ESSENTIAL CLOVE BUD OIL, EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) FLOWER OIL, EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS FLOWER OIL, EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS OIL, OIL OF CLOVE, OIL, ESSENTIAL, CLOVE BUD, and OILS, CLOVE
Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Flower Oil is a volatile oil steam distilled from the dried flowerbuds of Eugenia caryophyllus. It consists chiefly of eugenol.
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HIGHAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reingredientive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|liquid hand soap||8 products|
|serums & essences||5 products|
|bar soap||5 products|
|facial moisturizer/treatment||2 products|
|facial cleanser||2 products|
|styling gel/lotion||1 products|
|tooth whitening||1 products|
|body oil||1 products|
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|beard oil||1 products|
|shaving cream (men's)||1 products|
|makeup remover||1 products|
|shaving cream||1 products|
|after shave||1 products|
|lip balm||1 products|
|hand sanitizer||1 products|
|bubble bath||1 products|
|hair styling aide||1 products|
|beard care||1 products|
|Known human immune system toxicant or allergen||SCCPNFP Opinion on Fragrance Allergy|
|Limited evidence of immune system toxicity or allergies||National Library of Medicine HazMap|
|Recommended restricted in cosmetics - use, concentration, or manufacturing restrictions - Fragrance subject to restrictions: safe only within recommended use or concentration limitsn)||International Fragrance Association Codes & Standards|
|Not likely to be carcinogenic in humans||Int'l Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Carcinogens|
Multiple, additive exposure sources
|Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in food||FDA Food Additive Status|
|Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in food||FDA Everything Added to Food|
|276 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
|Not suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
- SCCPNFP (Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products). 1999. Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers. . SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999; and SCCPNFP (Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products). 2000. An Initial List Of Perfumery Materials Which Must Not Form Part Of Fragrances Compounds Used In Cosmetic Products. SCCNFP/0320/00, final May 2000.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2006. HazMap — Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Agents.
- IFRA (International Fragrance Association). 2006. Codes and Standards.
- IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer). 2008. Overall Evaluations of Carcinogenicity to Humans, as evaluated in IARC Monographs Volumes 1-99 (a total of 935 agents, mixtures and exposures).
- FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 2006. Food Additive Status List. Downloaded from http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/%7Edms/opa-appa.html, Oct 16, 2006.
- FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
- EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
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