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Data: Limited

Lauryl Glucoside

Other Concerns

Use restrictions (low) and Endocrine disruption (low)

SYNONYMS

D-GLUCOPYRANOSIDE, DODECYL, DODECYL D-GLUCOPYRANOSIDE, DODECYL D-GLUCOSIDE, LAURYL D-GLUCOPYRANOSIDE, and LAURYL GLUCOSIDE

This ingredient is a sugar- and lipid-based surfactant.

Common concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reingredientive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

  • CONCERNS
  • DATA SOURCES

Products with this Ingredient

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shampoo203 products
body wash/cleanser182 products
liquid hand soap129 products
facial cleanser128 products
hair color and bleaching45 products
baby shampoo45 products
bubble bath39 products
exfoliant/scrub34 products
baby soap34 products
conditioner32 products
toothpaste26 products
baby bubble bath22 products
baby wipes18 products
makeup remover15 products
mask13 products
facial moisturizer/treatment12 products
moisturizer11 products
hair treatment/serum10 products
recreational sunscreen8 products
7 products
serums & essences6 products
daily use with SPF6 products
hair styling aide6 products
hand sanitizer4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant4 products
detangler4 products
brow liner4 products
shaving cream4 products
hand cream3 products
baby lotion3 products
bar soap3 products
eye makeup remover3 products
BB cream3 products
hair relaxer2 products
around-eye cream2 products
beard cleanser2 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products
baby toothpaste1 products
hair spray1 products
body oil1 products
eye liner1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
toners/astringents1 products
after sun product1 products
anti-aging1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products

Endocrine disruption

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Limited evidence of any disruptionOpen scientific literature

Use restrictions

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualificationsCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Cancer

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Not likely to be mutagenic in humansOpen scientific literature

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
8 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Not likely to be a reproductive or developmental toxicant in humansOpen scientific literature

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Not likely to be a skin toxicant or allergenic in humansOpen scientific literature
  • 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.

Understanding scores

Cosmetics and personal care products are not required to be tested for safety before being allowed on the market. The Skin Deep® scoring system was designed to help the public understand whether a product is safe to use or whether it contains ingredients of concern.

Every product and ingredient in Skin Deep gets a two-part score – one for hazard and one for data availability. The safest products score well by both measures, with a low hazard rating and a fair or better data availability rating.

HOW WE DETERMINE SCORES

Hazard score

The Skin Deep ingredient hazard score, from 1 to 10, reflects known and suspected hazards linked to the ingredients. The EWG VERIFIED™ mark means a product meets EWG’s strictest criteria for transparency and health.

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Data availability

The Skin Deep data availability rating reflects the number of scientific studies about the product or ingredient in the published scientific literature.

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