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Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate

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Use restrictions (low)

SYNONYMS

(3B,20B )-20-CARBOXY-11-OXO-30-NORLEAN-12-EN-3-YL-2-O-B -D-GLUCOPYRANURONOSYL-, DIPOTASSIUM SALT, 30-NOROLEANANE,A -D-GLUCOPYRANOSIDURONIC ACID DERIV., ALPHA-D-GLUCOPYRANOSIDURONIC ACID, (3BETA,20BETA)-20-CARBOXY-11-OXO-30-NOROLEAN-12-EN-3-YL 2-O-BETA-D-GLUCOPYRANURONOSYL-, DIPOTASSIUM SALT, DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE, DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZINATE, and DIPOTASSIUM SALT (3B,20B )-20-CARBOXY-11-OXO-30-NORLEAN-12-EN-3-YL-2-O-B -D-GLUCOPYRANURONOSYL-

Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate is a dipotassium salt of Glycyrrhizic Acid (q.v.).

Common concerns

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    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reingredientive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

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Products with this Ingredient

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mask198 products
facial moisturizer/treatment40 products
serums & essences36 products
recreational sunscreen31 products
daily use with SPF31 products
around-eye cream19 products
moisturizer17 products
exfoliant/scrub16 products
facial cleanser16 products
blush11 products
anti-aging11 products
pore strips8 products
lip gloss8 products
lip balm7 products
setting powder/spray6 products
toners/astringents6 products
makeup primer6 products
lip plumper4 products
after shave3 products
mascara3 products
foot moisturizer3 products
bronzer/highlighter3 products
foot cleansing3 products
eye liner2 products
mouthwash2 products
makeup remover2 products
brow liner2 products
toothpaste2 products
2 products
conditioner1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
eye shadow1 products
nail treatment1 products
foot odor control1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
body spray1 products
baby toothpaste1 products
hand cream1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
baby lotion1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
glitter1 products
concealer1 products
oil controller1 products
shampoo1 products
BB cream1 products
baby wipes1 products
body firming lotion1 products

Use restrictions

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Restrictions on impurities recommended by industry safety panelCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

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
Considered safe based on assumption of low absorptionCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
21 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
  • 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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