SYNONYMSSILANE, TRIETHOXYOCTYL-, TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE, TRIETHOXYOCTYL- SILANE, and TRIETHOXYOCTYLSILANE
Restricted: EWG VERIFIED products cannot contain this ingredient without adequate substantiation
Silicon-based ingredient; used as a binder.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
- DATA SOURCES
Products with this Ingredient
|eye shadow||198 products|
|daily use with SPF||177 products|
|recreational sunscreen||173 products|
|brow liner||98 products|
|CC cream||98 products|
|BB cream||66 products|
|makeup primer||65 products|
|eye liner||63 products|
|baby sunscreen||39 products|
|facial powder||39 products|
|hair color and bleaching||33 products|
|setting powder/spray||32 products|
|lip gloss||31 products|
|lip liner||28 products|
|facial moisturizer/treatment||25 products|
|around-eye cream||10 products|
|serums & essences||9 products|
|lip balm with SPF||6 products|
|lip balm||5 products|
|lip plumper||4 products|
|nail polish||4 products|
|skin fading/lightener||3 products|
|sunless tanning||3 products|
|facial cleanser||2 products|
|makeup remover||2 products|
|nail treatment||2 products|
|fragrance for men||2 products|
|body art||1 products|
|hair spray||1 products|
|bath oil/salts/soak||1 products|
|hair treatment/serum||1 products|
|44 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|
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
- CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review). 2006. CIR Compendium, containing abstracts, discussions, and conclusions of CIR cosmetic ingredient safety assessments. Washington DC.
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