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Data: Limited

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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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foundation24 products
shampoo21 products
moisturizer18 products
facial moisturizer/treatment15 products
conditioner12 products
mask11 products
facial cleanser10 products
hair styling aide6 products
serums & essences6 products
body wash/cleanser6 products
hair treatment/serum5 products
exfoliant/scrub5 products
toners/astringents5 products
body firming lotion4 products
concealer4 products
baby lotion4 products
liquid hand soap4 products
baby shampoo3 products
bar soap3 products
bubble bath3 products
baby soap3 products
after sun product2 products
shaving cream (men's)2 products
baby bubble bath2 products
antiperspirant/deodorant2 products
styling mousse/foam2 products
baby wipes2 products
hair spray2 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
foot moisturizer1 products
mascara1 products
lip balm with SPF1 products
detangler1 products
CC cream1 products
BB cream1 products
beach & sport sunscreen1 products
shaving cream1 products
setting powder/spray1 products
makeup primer1 products

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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