Zinc Oxide Ingredient Information
Low Health Concern
Zinc Oxide is suspected of causing reproductive toxicity, according to sources compiled by Scorecard (www.scorecard.org)
Zinc Oxide is suspected of causing asthma, according to the Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics.
This ingredient is the subject of current debate as to whether it might have adverse effects. Because the evidence of hazard is inconclusive, this ingredient does not contribute to product scores.
Concern that formulations containing nanoparticles can be absorbed by the body and may have toxic effects.