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Lentinus Edodes (Shiitake Mushroom) Extract

Other Concerns


SYNONYMS

LENTINUS EDODES (SHIITAKE MUSHROOM) EXTRACT, LENTINUS EDODES EXTRACT, and SHIITAKE MUSHROOM EXTRACT

This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.


Lentinus Edodes Extract is an extract of the shiitake mushroom, Lentinus edodes.

Common concerns

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

Ingredient concerns

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  • DATA SOURCES

Products with this Ingredient

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foundation11 products
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hair treatment/serum2 products
facial cleanser1 products
concealer1 products
body oil1 products
hand cream1 products
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hair styling aide1 products
makeup primer1 products
bronzer/highlighter1 products
around-eye cream1 products

Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
317 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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