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FICUS CARICA (FIG) EXTRACT

Score:

Data: Fair

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (high) and Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (high)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Products with this Ingredient

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eye shadow8 products
blush7 products
bronzer/highlighter3 products
conditioner2 products
hair treatment/serum2 products
shampoo2 products
lipstick2 products
oil controller1 products
toners/astringents1 products
makeup primer1 products
foundation1 products
bar soap1 products
bubble bath1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Known human immune system toxicant or allergenSCCPNFP, 2000 "An Initial List Of Perfumery Materials Which Must Not Form Part Of Fragrances Compounds Used In Cosmetic Products," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products SCCNFP/0320/00, final, May, 2000

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Known human immune system toxicantSCCPNFP, 2000 "An Initial List Of Perfumery Materials Which Must Not Form Part Of Fragrances Compounds Used In Cosmetic Products," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products SCCNFP/0320/00, final, May, 2000

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Violation of government restrictions - Banned or found unsafe for use in cosmeticsCosIng
Violation of government restrictions - Banned or found unsafe for use in cosmeticsSCCPNFP, 2000 "An Initial List Of Perfumery Materials Which Must Not Form Part Of Fragrances Compounds Used In Cosmetic Products," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products SCCNFP/0320/00, final, May, 2000
Violation of industry recommendations - Unsafe for use in cosmeticsIFRA 1/2020

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • SCCPNFP, 2000 "An Initial List Of Perfumery Materials Which Must Not Form Part Of Fragrances Compounds Used In Cosmetic Products," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products SCCNFP/0320/00, final, May, 2000
  • European Commission. 2013. Cosing, the European Commission database with information on cosmetic substances and ingredients. Accessed on March 1, 2013 at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/cosmetics/cosing/ .
  • IFRA 1/2020
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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