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Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
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  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (low) and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)


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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lipstick523 products
foundation516 products
concealer313 products
eye shadow293 products
eye liner174 products
blush115 products
lip liner99 products
brow liner84 products
bronzer/highlighter80 products
hair color and bleaching46 products
beach & sport sunscreen37 products
lip gloss30 products
makeup primer29 products
moisturizer with SPF20 products
facial powder16 products
mascara12 products
glitter11 products
BB cream7 products
makeup with SPF5 products
serums & essences4 products
other eye makeup3 products
around-eye cream3 products
baby sunscreen2 products
2 products
nail polish1 products
facial moisturizer/treatment1 products
body oil1 products
mask1 products
CC cream1 products
fragrance for men1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
hair spray1 products
lip balm1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products

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 qualificationsIJT 31(S1):5-24 (2013)


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Concern Reference
Weak evidence of minor skin sensitization in animal testingCIR

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
Weak evidence of minor skin irritation in animal testing.CIR

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • IJT 31(S1):5-24 (2013)
  • CIR
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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