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HYALURONIC ACID

Score:

Data: Fair

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Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment66 products
mask39 products
serums & essences36 products
moisturizer with SPF22 products
moisturizer22 products
foundation22 products
lip balm20 products
beach & sport sunscreen13 products
concealer13 products
around-eye cream11 products
anti-aging10 products
CC cream10 products
eye liner7 products
toners/astringents6 products
facial cleanser6 products
BB cream5 products
body firming lotion4 products
exfoliant/scrub4 products
baby sunscreen3 products
hand cream3 products
conditioner2 products
lip balm with SPF2 products
shampoo2 products
bronzer/highlighter2 products
bar soap2 products
lip plumper1 products
oil controller1 products
baby lotion1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
after shave1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
makeup remover1 products
lip gloss1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products

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
20924 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

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

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

Data Sources

  • 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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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