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CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER OIL

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Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Use restrictions (low) and Neurotoxicity (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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facial moisturizer/treatment20 products
facial cleanser14 products
mask12 products
conditioner9 products
serums & essences5 products
moisturizer5 products
toners/astringents4 products
baby lotion3 products
detangler2 products
bath oil/salts/soak2 products
muscle/joint soreness2 products
diaper cream2 products
damaged skin treatment2 products
lip balm2 products
baby shampoo2 products
baby soap2 products
body wash/cleanser1 products
hair styling aide1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
around-eye cream1 products
makeup primer1 products
nail polish1 products
1 products
makeup remover1 products
baby oil1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
anti-aging1 products

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
Limited evidence of any toxicity or allergiesOpen scientific literature
any or allergies - weight of evidence unknown/unassessedOpen scientific literature

Neurotoxicity

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Concern Reference
One or more human case studies show equivocal any effectsOpen scientific literature

Developmental/reproductive toxicity

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Concern Reference
One or more human case studies show equivocal any effectsOpen scientific literature

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
Insufficient data to determine safetyOpen scientific literature
74 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Designated as safe for general or specific, limited use in foodFDA Everything Added to Food

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

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

Persistence and bioaccumulation

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be persistentEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • Open scientific/peer reviewed literature
  • 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.
  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.

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