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Data: Limited

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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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facial moisturizer/treatment18 products
mask17 products
facial cleanser12 products
lip gloss12 products
serums & essences11 products
exfoliant/scrub6 products
moisturizer5 products
toners/astringents4 products
shampoo3 products
bronzer/highlighter3 products
recreational sunscreen2 products
body firming lotion2 products
daily use with SPF2 products
2 products
anti-aging2 products
foot moisturizer2 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
around-eye cream1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
other eye makeup1 products
hand cream1 products
after shave1 products
makeup remover1 products
makeup primer1 products
conditioner1 products
body oil1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
mascara1 products

Data gaps

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

Data Sources

  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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