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GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT

Score:

Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Neurotoxicity (low), Endocrine disruption (moderate), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate), and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment147 products
mask108 products
serums & essences99 products
foundation86 products
concealer56 products
facial cleanser49 products
moisturizer43 products
around-eye cream39 products
daily use with SPF35 products
toners/astringents35 products
exfoliant/scrub22 products
baby wipes21 products
recreational sunscreen20 products
shampoo18 products
anti-aging15 products
makeup primer12 products
BB cream11 products
antiperspirant/deodorant10 products
body wash/cleanser10 products
hand cream9 products
hair treatment/serum8 products
makeup remover7 products
setting powder/spray5 products
lipstick4 products
eye shadow4 products
blush4 products
lip balm4 products
facial powder3 products
baby lotion3 products
foot cleansing3 products
hair styling aide3 products
bar soap3 products
toothpaste3 products
skin fading/lightener3 products
bronzer/highlighter2 products
conditioner2 products
shaving cream (men's)2 products
baby sunscreen2 products
mouthwash2 products
body firming lotion2 products
damaged skin treatment2 products
baby soap2 products
baby shampoo2 products
after shave2 products
liquid hand soap2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
shaving cream2 products
CC cream1 products
depilatory1 products
oil controller1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
1 products
mascara1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
beard cleanser1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
hair spray1 products

Endocrine disruption

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Concern Reference
Human any disruptor - strong evidenceOpen scientific literature
Human any disruptor - moderate evidenceOpen scientific literature
Limited evidence of any disruptionOpen scientific literature
One or more animal studies show endocrine disruption at moderate dosesOpen scientific literature

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
Human any toxicant - moderate evidenceOpen scientific literature
One or more animal studies show any effects at moderate dosesOpen scientific literature

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Possible human any toxicantOpen scientific literature
Limited evidence of any toxicityOpen scientific literature
Associated with any toxicityOpen scientific literature

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
One or more animal studies show any or allergenic effects at low dosesOpen scientific literature

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
Limited evidence of any irritationOpen scientific literature

Neurotoxicity

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Concern Reference
One or more animal studies show any effects at high dosesOpen scientific literature

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
514 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

  • Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
  • 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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