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PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL

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Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Enhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources (low), and Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Cancer

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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moisturizer212 products
facial moisturizer/treatment113 products
conditioner112 products
hair treatment/serum110 products
body oil83 products
exfoliant/scrub67 products
lip balm63 products
body firming lotion56 products
shampoo54 products
hair styling aide51 products
bath oil/salts/soak49 products
facial cleanser42 products
lipstick38 products
beard oil37 products
foundation34 products
body wash/cleanser33 products
mask33 products
serums & essences31 products
hand cream29 products
around-eye cream21 products
bar soap20 products
styling gel/lotion19 products
baby lotion17 products
lip gloss16 products
shaving cream12 products
cuticle treatment11 products
recreational sunscreen11 products
blush11 products
11 products
makeup remover10 products
daily use with SPF10 products
bronzer/highlighter9 products
lip balm with SPF9 products
mascara8 products
anti-aging7 products
foot moisturizer7 products
shaving cream (men's)7 products
detangler7 products
baby oil6 products
concealer6 products
diaper cream6 products
beard care6 products
eye liner5 products
hair spray5 products
makeup primer5 products
BB cream5 products
hand sanitizer5 products
lip plumper5 products
baby shampoo4 products
liquid hand soap4 products
antiperspirant/deodorant4 products
bubble bath4 products
fragrance for women3 products
nail treatment3 products
after shave3 products
baby soap3 products
lip liner2 products
sunless tanning2 products
hair-loss treatment2 products
body spray2 products
toners/astringents2 products
toothpaste1 products
muscle/joint soreness1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
after sun product1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
polish remover1 products
brow liner1 products
eye shadow1 products
baby sunscreen1 products
damaged skin treatment1 products
baby wipes1 products
nail polish1 products
fragrance for men1 products
mouthwash1 products

Enhanced skin absorption

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Concern Reference
Almond oil is a penetration enhancer.Abid Hussain, Gul Majid Khan, Shefaat Ullah Shah, Kifayat Ullah Shah, Nauman Rahim, Abdul Wahab & Asim-Ur Rehman 2012. Development of a novel ketoprofen transdermal patch: effect of almond oil as penetration enhancers on in-vitro and ex-vivo penetration of ketoprofen through rabbit skin. Pakistan journal of pharmaceutical sciences 25(1), 227-32.

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
There is reported use of the substance, but it has not yet been assigned for toxicology literature search.US. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 2015. Everything Added to Food. Appears as: listid: EAFUS-3329; Chemical_Name: FATTY ACIDS; ; CAS: 67254-79-9
Used in food and dietary supplements: coating for fruits, vegetables, tabletsUS. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 2015. Food Additive Status (Skin Deep®). Appears as: listid: ADD-969; Chemical_Name: OLEIC ACID; ; CAS: 112-80-1

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
Minor eye irritation observed in animal tests.Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) 2015. CIR Assessments. Appears as: listid: CIR-0996; Chemical_Name: PRUNUS AMYGDEALUS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL; Synonyms: SWEET ALMOND OIL; ; Classification: QQQ01,QQQ11;

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged as a low human health priority and for suspected aquatic toxicity.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-01720; Chemical_Name: 9-Octadecenoic acid (Z)-; ; CAS: 112-80-1
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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
149 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

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged as a low human health priority and for suspected aquatic toxicity.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-01720; Chemical_Name: 9-Octadecenoic acid (Z)-; ; CAS: 112-80-1

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged as a low human health priority and for suspected aquatic toxicity.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-01720; Chemical_Name: 9-Octadecenoic acid (Z)-; ; CAS: 112-80-1
This chemical was NOT flagged by CEPA for further attention. Flagged as a low human health priority and for suspected aquatic toxicity.Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-01720; Chemical_Name: 9-Octadecenoic acid (Z)-; ; CAS: 112-80-1

Data Sources

  • Abid Hussain, Gul Majid Khan, Shefaat Ullah Shah, Kifayat Ullah Shah, Nauman Rahim, Abdul Wahab & Asim-Ur Rehman 2012. Development of a novel ketoprofen transdermal patch: effect of almond oil as penetration enhancers on in-vitro and ex-vivo penetration of ketoprofen through rabbit skin. Pakistan journal of pharmaceutical sciences 25(1), 227-32.
  • US. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 2015. Everything Added to Food. Appears as: listid: EAFUS-3329; Chemical_Name: FATTY ACIDS; ; CAS: 67254-79-9
  • US. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). 2015. Food Additive Status (Skin Deep®). Appears as: listid: ADD-969; Chemical_Name: OLEIC ACID; ; CAS: 112-80-1
  • Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR) 2015. CIR Assessments. Appears as: listid: CIR-0996; Chemical_Name: PRUNUS AMYGDEALUS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL; Synonyms: SWEET ALMOND OIL; ; Classification: QQQ01,QQQ11;
  • Environment Canada 2015. Domestic Substance List. Appears as: listid: ECDSL-01720; Chemical_Name: 9-Octadecenoic acid (Z)-; ; CAS: 112-80-1
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • 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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