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MONTMORILLONITE

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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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eye shadow16 products
mask8 products
serums & essences6 products
facial moisturizer/treatment6 products
bath oil/salts/soak3 products
facial cleanser3 products
concealer2 products
moisturizer1 products
around-eye cream1 products
hair styling aide1 products
mascara1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
bar soap1 products
other eye makeup1 products
brow liner1 products
baby powder1 products
bronzer/highlighter1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Safety assessment was based on related chemicalCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
1904 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

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

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.

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