Daniel Liebler
Faculty Member
Last active: 2/15/2016

Safety assessment of alkyl glyceryl ethers as used in cosmetics.

Johnson W, Bergfeld WF, Belsito DV, Hill RA, Klaassen CD, Liebler D, Marks JG, Shank RC, Slaga TJ, Snyder PW, Andersen FA
Int J Toxicol. 2013 32 (5 Suppl): 5S-21S

PMID: 24174475 · DOI:10.1177/1091581813497766

Alkyl glyceryl ethers function mostly as skin-conditioning agents in cosmetic products applied to the skin and hair. The Cosmetic Ingredient Review expert panel reviewed the available animal toxicity and clinical data, including the low dermal absorption, and concluded that the alkyl glyceryl ethers are safe in the present practices of use and concentration described in this safety assessment.

MeSH Terms (5)

Animals Consumer Product Safety Cosmetics Glyceryl Ethers Humans

Connections (1)

This publication is referenced by other Labnodes entities: