SYNONYMSHYPERICUM PERFORATUM EXTRACT and OTOGIRISOU EKISU
This ingredient is not currently on EWG's Restricted or Unacceptable Lists.
Otogirisou Ekisu is an extract of the capsules, flowers, leaves, and stem heads of Hypericumperforatumor Hypericum erectum.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Products with this Ingredient
|daily use with SPF||2 products|
|Limited or incomplete evidence of cancer according to safety/hazard data – scientific review cannot classify as human carcinogen due to data gaps||EWG Assessment of Open Scientific Literature|
|69 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- EWG Assessment of Open Scientific Literature
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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