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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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moisturizer19 products
recreational sunscreen12 products
shampoo10 products
mask9 products
body wash/cleanser7 products
facial moisturizer/treatment6 products
conditioner5 products
hair treatment/serum4 products
liquid hand soap3 products
facial cleanser3 products
oil controller2 products
setting powder/spray2 products
bar soap2 products
body firming lotion2 products
serums & essences2 products
shaving cream (men's)2 products
foot moisturizer2 products
toners/astringents2 products
antiperspirant/deodorant2 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
polish remover1 products
hair spray1 products
baby soap1 products
baby bubble bath1 products
body spray1 products
bubble bath1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
around-eye cream1 products
hair styling aide1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
mouthwash1 products
shaving cream1 products
hand cream1 products

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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