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HYPERICUM PERFORATUM (ST. JOHN'S WORT) EXTRACT

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Data: Fair

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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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foundation21 products
moisturizer13 products
facial moisturizer/treatment7 products
body firming lotion6 products
hand cream6 products
baby lotion3 products
shampoo3 products
makeup primer3 products
facial cleanser2 products
body wash/cleanser2 products
conditioner2 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
lipstick1 products
body spray1 products
diaper cream1 products
detangler1 products
moisturizer with SPF1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
baby shampoo1 products
makeup remover1 products

Cancer

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Concern Reference
Limited or incomplete evidence of cancer according to safety/hazard data – scientific review cannot classify as human carcinogen due to data gapsEWG Assessment of Open Scientific Literature

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
1047 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 - anyIJT 20(S2):31-39, 2001; final report 06/2013 available from CIR

Data Sources

  • EWG Assessment of Open Scientific Literature
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
  • IJT 20(S2):31-39, 2001; final report 06/2013 available from CIR

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