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Data: Limited

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  • Use restrictions (low) and Contamination concerns (high)


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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nail polish274 products
recreational sunscreen145 products
body wash/cleanser83 products
eye liner75 products
daily use with SPF49 products
shampoo30 products
lip gloss29 products
liquid hand soap21 products
baby sunscreen17 products
mascara16 products
bubble bath14 products
mask9 products
nail treatment6 products
baby soap6 products
facial cleanser6 products
bath oil/salts/soak5 products
eyelash glue5 products
baby shampoo5 products
antiperspirant/deodorant5 products
conditioner4 products
eye shadow4 products
hair styling aide4 products
BB cream4 products
brow liner4 products
hair treatment/serum3 products
facial moisturizer/treatment3 products
styling gel/lotion2 products
exfoliant/scrub2 products
depilatory1 products
moisturizer1 products
bar soap1 products
facial powder1 products
makeup primer1 products
sunless tanning1 products
lip balm1 products

Contamination concerns

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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 qualificationsCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
Considered safe based on assumption of low absorptionCosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments
0 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

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.


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