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OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) OIL

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Data: Limited

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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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facial moisturizer/treatment97 products
conditioner54 products
moisturizer38 products
serums & essences30 products
foundation20 products
mask20 products
exfoliant/scrub18 products
around-eye cream15 products
lip gloss15 products
baby lotion13 products
anti-aging12 products
hair treatment/serum10 products
hand cream10 products
facial cleanser9 products
daily use with SPF9 products
recreational sunscreen7 products
lip balm7 products
baby oil6 products
makeup remover6 products
body oil5 products
concealer5 products
eye shadow4 products
setting powder/spray4 products
blush4 products
body firming lotion4 products
lipstick4 products
shampoo3 products
3 products
hair color and bleaching3 products
muscle/joint soreness2 products
foot moisturizer2 products
hair styling aide2 products
nail treatment2 products
lip balm with SPF2 products
beard oil2 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
makeup primer1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
facial powder1 products

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Risk assessment method deficiencies and data gaps - Maximum reported "as used" concentration is basis of safety assessment by industry safety panel (Cosmetic Ingredient Review, CIR) - implicit safe concentration limit in productCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
540 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Ecotoxicology

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Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Informational

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Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - anyCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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