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PHENYL TRIMETHICONE

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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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foundation229 products
lipstick150 products
eye shadow82 products
moisturizer with SPF40 products
facial powder38 products
bronzer/highlighter37 products
concealer37 products
beach & sport sunscreen31 products
mask30 products
eye liner28 products
blush26 products
lip balm23 products
lip liner18 products
lip gloss15 products
serums & essences14 products
BB cream13 products
hair treatment/serum10 products
lip balm with SPF9 products
brow liner9 products
CC cream8 products
hair spray8 products
facial moisturizer/treatment7 products
baby sunscreen7 products
hair styling aide7 products
styling gel/lotion5 products
antiperspirant/deodorant4 products
makeup primer4 products
around-eye cream3 products
other eye makeup3 products
moisturizer3 products
lip plumper3 products
conditioner2 products
toners/astringents2 products
detangler1 products
shampoo1 products
facial cleanser1 products
anti-aging1 products
hair relaxer1 products
body spray1 products
beard oil1 products

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Suspected to be an environmental toxin and be persistent or bioaccumulative (uncertainty in environmental toxicity or persistence/bioaccumulation)Environment Canada Domestic Substance List
Uncertain environmental toxin and uncertain persistent or bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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
3 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be bioaccumulativeEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

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