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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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shampoo303 products
conditioner263 products
hair treatment/serum170 products
hair styling aide129 products
lipstick101 products
body wash/cleanser97 products
moisturizer84 products
hair spray80 products
fragrance for women73 products
liquid hand soap73 products
foundation72 products
styling gel/lotion68 products
mask57 products
hair color and bleaching56 products
facial moisturizer/treatment42 products
lip gloss41 products
fragrance for men34 products
sunless tanning34 products
exfoliant/scrub31 products
body firming lotion31 products
detangler30 products
body spray28 products
hand cream28 products
facial cleanser27 products
bar soap25 products
styling mousse/foam25 products
daily use with SPF25 products
antiperspirant/deodorant21 products
bronzer/highlighter19 products
concealer19 products
lip balm17 products
bath oil/salts/soak16 products
makeup primer16 products
hand sanitizer15 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)14 products
serums & essences14 products
eye shadow14 products
toners/astringents12 products
blush11 products
hair relaxer10 products
lip plumper9 products
facial powder8 products
CC cream8 products
8 products
after shave7 products
body oil7 products
shaving cream7 products
setting powder/spray7 products
anti-aging5 products
foot cleansing5 products
shaving cream (men's)4 products
foot moisturizer4 products
makeup remover4 products
glitter4 products
beard care4 products
beard oil4 products
hair-loss treatment3 products
body powder3 products
around-eye cream3 products
bubble bath3 products
muscle/joint soreness3 products
baby lotion3 products
BB cream3 products
recreational sunscreen3 products
polish remover3 products
nail treatment2 products
lip balm with SPF2 products
baby soap2 products
tanning oil2 products
cuticle treatment1 products
depilatory1 products
after sun product1 products
eye makeup remover1 products
other eye makeup1 products
baby shampoo1 products
baby bubble bath1 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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