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Data: Fair

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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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moisturizer56 products
nail polish34 products
exfoliant/scrub30 products
facial moisturizer/treatment23 products
conditioner14 products
serums & essences14 products
antiperspirant/deodorant13 products
facial cleanser13 products
hair styling aide12 products
lipstick10 products
shampoo10 products
hair treatment/serum9 products
toothpaste8 products
body oil8 products
mask8 products
body wash/cleanser6 products
foot moisturizer6 products
mouthwash5 products
around-eye cream5 products
concealer5 products
foot cleansing5 products
anti-aging5 products
hand sanitizer4 products
muscle/joint soreness4 products
lip balm4 products
toners/astringents3 products
makeup primer2 products
body spray2 products
body firming lotion2 products
bar soap2 products
makeup remover2 products
baby lotion2 products
diaper cream1 products
1 products
oil controller1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
nail treatment1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
hair spray1 products
cuticle treatment1 products
hand cream1 products
body powder1 products
detangler1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1007 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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