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DIMETHICONOL

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Data: Limited

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Cancer

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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shampoo153 products
conditioner120 products
eye shadow94 products
blush85 products
hair treatment/serum79 products
facial moisturizer/treatment73 products
concealer70 products
foundation47 products
moisturizer with SPF47 products
moisturizer45 products
lipstick43 products
serums & essences34 products
facial powder27 products
hair styling aide24 products
antiperspirant/deodorant22 products
bronzer/highlighter18 products
lip gloss16 products
body firming lotion16 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)15 products
around-eye cream13 products
mask13 products
beach & sport sunscreen12 products
mascara12 products
body wash/cleanser11 products
BB cream8 products
makeup primer8 products
anti-aging7 products
detangler6 products
sunless tanning6 products
brow liner5 products
hair spray4 products
eye liner3 products
CC cream3 products
styling gel/lotion3 products
hand cream2 products
hair relaxer2 products
baby shampoo2 products
after shave1 products
tanning oil1 products
toners/astringents1 products
baby lotion1 products
hair color and bleaching1 products
body spray1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
1 products
beard care1 products
facial cleanser1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
CLP classification as toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effectsEuropean Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

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

Informational

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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

  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
  • 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. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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