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HEXYL CINNAMAL

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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 HIGH

Products with this Ingredient

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shampoo205 products
conditioner175 products
hair treatment/serum94 products
lipstick93 products
hair styling aide87 products
foundation68 products
body wash/cleanser66 products
moisturizer60 products
hair spray57 products
fragrance for women51 products
styling gel/lotion45 products
liquid hand soap45 products
facial moisturizer/treatment41 products
hair color and bleaching35 products
mask32 products
sunless tanning27 products
lip gloss27 products
detangler23 products
fragrance for men23 products
body firming lotion22 products
facial cleanser21 products
daily use with SPF20 products
exfoliant/scrub19 products
concealer19 products
makeup primer17 products
hand cream16 products
bronzer/highlighter15 products
serums & essences15 products
lip balm15 products
bar soap14 products
styling mousse/foam14 products
antiperspirant/deodorant12 products
blush11 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)10 products
CC cream9 products
body spray7 products
toners/astringents7 products
bath oil/salts/soak7 products
hair relaxer7 products
eye shadow7 products
setting powder/spray7 products
lip plumper6 products
facial powder6 products
6 products
after shave5 products
foot cleansing5 products
shaving cream5 products
shaving cream (men's)4 products
body oil4 products
makeup remover4 products
glitter4 products
beard care4 products
anti-aging3 products
foot moisturizer3 products
BB cream3 products
recreational sunscreen3 products
polish remover3 products
hand sanitizer3 products
nail treatment2 products
body powder2 products
lip balm with SPF2 products
around-eye cream2 products
bubble bath2 products
baby lotion2 products
cuticle treatment1 products
depilatory1 products
hair-loss treatment1 products
after sun product1 products
baby soap1 products
other eye makeup1 products
beard oil1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Known human any toxicant or allergenOpinion on Frangrance allergens in cosmetics (2011), EU Cosmetics Directive
Possible human immune system toxicant or allergenSCCPNFP, 1999 "Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products. SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999.
Limited evidence of [[system]] toxicity or allergiesEuropean Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2018. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: ; (2E)-2-(phenylmethylidene)octanal; (2E)-2-(phenylmethylidene)octanal; (E)-2-benzylideneoctanal; alpha-Hexyl Cinnamic Aldehyde; alpha-Hexyl Cinnamic Aldehyde, alpha Hexylcinnamaldehyde; alpha-Hexylcinnamaldehyde, (2E)-; Hexyl Cinnamic Aldehyde; 2-Ben; cas_numbers: 165184-98-5

Data gaps

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

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Restricted in cosmetics - labeling requirement for allergensCosIng

Data Sources

  • Opinion on Frangrance allergens in cosmetics (2011), EU Cosmetics Directive
  • SCCPNFP, 1999 "Opinion Concerning Fragrance Allergy In Consumers," Scientific Committee On Cosmetic Products And Non-Food Products. SCCNFP/0017/98 Final, December 1999.
  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) 2018. GHS Data from ECHA Website. Appears as: chemical_names: ; (2E)-2-(phenylmethylidene)octanal; (2E)-2-(phenylmethylidene)octanal; (E)-2-benzylideneoctanal; alpha-Hexyl Cinnamic Aldehyde; alpha-Hexyl Cinnamic Aldehyde, alpha Hexylcinnamaldehyde; alpha-Hexylcinnamaldehyde, (2E)-; Hexyl Cinnamic Aldehyde; 2-Ben; cas_numbers: 165184-98-5
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
  • 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/ .

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