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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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conditioner81 products
shampoo81 products
lipstick58 products
foundation47 products
fragrance for women41 products
moisturizer37 products
body wash/cleanser32 products
hair styling aide30 products
hair treatment/serum29 products
styling gel/lotion24 products
facial moisturizer/treatment22 products
hair spray21 products
lip gloss20 products
mask18 products
liquid hand soap16 products
hair color and bleaching15 products
detangler14 products
fragrance for men14 products
bronzer/highlighter13 products
sunless tanning12 products
moisturizer with SPF11 products
blush11 products
serums & essences10 products
antiperspirant/deodorant10 products
bar soap9 products
concealer8 products
body spray8 products
facial cleanser7 products
eye shadow7 products
styling mousse/foam7 products
makeup primer7 products
exfoliant/scrub6 products
toners/astringents6 products
hair relaxer6 products
hand cream6 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)5 products
bath oil/salts/soak5 products
body firming lotion4 products
CC cream4 products
foot moisturizer3 products
lip plumper3 products
makeup remover2 products
bubble bath2 products
lip balm2 products
shaving cream2 products
facial powder2 products
polish remover2 products
glitter2 products
beach & sport sunscreen1 products
after shave1 products
nail treatment1 products
foot cleansing1 products
baby lotion1 products
other eye makeup1 products
around-eye cream1 products
baby soap1 products
beard care1 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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