Polyglyceryl-3 Polyricinoleate is a complex ester of Polyglycerin-3 (q.v.) and a polymer ofRicinoleic Acid (q.v.).
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|daily use with SPF||57 products|
|recreational sunscreen||37 products|
|lip balm with SPF||29 products|
|eye shadow||25 products|
|lip gloss||23 products|
|BB cream||17 products|
|brow liner||13 products|
|lip balm||11 products|
|facial moisturizer/treatment||10 products|
|lip liner||6 products|
|baby sunscreen||6 products|
|makeup primer||5 products|
|eye liner||4 products|
|makeup remover||3 products|
|skin fading/lightener||1 products|
|body firming lotion||1 products|
|around-eye cream||1 products|
|baby lotion||1 products|
|damaged skin treatment||1 products|
|CC cream||1 products|
|facial cleanser||1 products|
|serums & essences||1 products|
|antiperspirant/deodorant (men's)||1 products|
|foot moisturizer||1 products|
|Safety assessment was based on related chemical||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
|0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
|Industry or government recommendations for safe use: restrictions on concentration, impurities, product types, or manufacturing methods - any||Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments|
- 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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