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CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL EXTRACT

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Data: Limited

  • Other Concerns
  • Functions
  • About the Chemical
  • Synonyms
  • Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions (low), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (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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mask26 products
facial moisturizer/treatment25 products
serums & essences16 products
facial cleanser15 products
moisturizer9 products
body wash/cleanser7 products
recreational sunscreen5 products
conditioner4 products
exfoliant/scrub4 products
shampoo4 products
4 products
lip balm with SPF4 products
makeup primer4 products
body firming lotion3 products
makeup remover3 products
antiperspirant/deodorant3 products
toners/astringents3 products
tooth whitening2 products
hand cream2 products
detangler2 products
fragrance for women2 products
body oil1 products
shaving cream (men's)1 products
baby lotion1 products
around-eye cream1 products
setting powder/spray1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
hand sanitizer1 products
daily use with SPF1 products
anti-aging1 products
styling gel/lotion1 products
shaving cream1 products
baby shampoo1 products
baby soap1 products
CC cream1 products
hair styling aide1 products

Enhanced skin absorption

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Concern Reference
Ethanol has been found to act as a penetration enhancer for many chemicals.S Mutalik & N. Udupa. 2003. Effect of some penetration enhancers on the permeation of glibenclamide and glipizide through mouse skin. Die Pharmazie 58(12), 891-4.

Allergies/immunotoxicity

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Concern Reference
REACH registrations this substance may cause an allergic skin reaction.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

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Concern Reference
REACH registrations this substance causes skin irritation.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
REACH registrations this substance may be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

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 qualificationsFinal report 09/2016

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
REACH registrations this substance is toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

Data Sources

  • S Mutalik & N. Udupa. 2003. Effect of some penetration enhancers on the permeation of glibenclamide and glipizide through mouse skin. Die Pharmazie 58(12), 891-4.
  • European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
  • Final report 09/2016

About this Ingredient's Score Range

  • Products with the EWG VERIFIED mark have met use restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data.

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