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Stearyl Glycyrrhetinate

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Use restrictions (low)

SYNONYMS

3-HYDROXY-11-OXO- OCTADECYL ESTER OLEAN-12-EN-29-OIC ACID, OCTADECYL 3-HYDROXY-11-OXOOLEAN-12-EN-29-OATE, OCTADECYL ESTER OLEAN-12-EN-29-OIC ACID, 3-HYDROXY-11-OXO-, OCTADECYL GLYCYRRHETINATE, OLEAN-12-EN-29-OIC ACID, 3-HYDROXY-11-OXO-, OCTADECYL ESTER, and STEARYL GLYCYRRHETINATE

Stearyl Glycyrrhetinate is an ester of stearyl alcohol and Glycyrrhetinic Acid (q.v.).

Common concerns

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  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

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Products with this Ingredient

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lip gloss14 products
facial moisturizer/treatment9 products
lip plumper7 products
serums & essences6 products
lipstick5 products
facial cleanser4 products
pore strips4 products
mask4 products
concealer4 products
recreational sunscreen4 products
mascara3 products
makeup primer3 products
anti-aging3 products
moisturizer2 products
conditioner2 products
makeup remover2 products
daily use with SPF2 products
hair-loss treatment1 products
brow liner1 products
BB cream1 products
oil controller1 products
antiperspirant/deodorant1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
body firming lotion1 products
lip balm1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
body oil1 products

Use restrictions

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CONCERN REFERENCE
Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations - Restrictions on impurities recommended by industry safety panelCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

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
Considered safe based on assumption of low absorptionCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
1 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
  • 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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