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Data: Limited

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  • Use restrictions (low)


Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Products with this Ingredient

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facial moisturizer/treatment35 products
conditioner31 products
shampoo24 products
facial cleanser19 products
mask16 products
lip balm15 products
exfoliant/scrub12 products
serums & essences12 products
moisturizer12 products
around-eye cream11 products
toners/astringents10 products
hair color and bleaching8 products
body firming lotion5 products
recreational sunscreen5 products
daily use with SPF5 products
vapor rubs5 products
body oil5 products
body wash/cleanser5 products
lipstick5 products
setting powder/spray4 products
anti-aging4 products
bronzer/highlighter4 products
makeup primer4 products
muscle/joint soreness3 products
hair styling aide3 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
foundation3 products
lip balm with SPF2 products
detangler2 products
polish remover2 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
hand cream1 products
after shave1 products
shaving cream1 products
oil controller1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant1 products
baby shampoo1 products
eye liner1 products
mascara1 products
blush1 products


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Concern Reference
Known human any toxicant or allergenEU Cosmetics Directive

Use restrictions

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Concern Reference
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualificationsFinal report 3/2017 available from CIR
Safe for use when formulated to be non-irritatingCIR

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
82 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Data Sources

  • EU Cosmetics Directive
  • Final report 3/2017 available from CIR
  • CIR
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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