Below Threshold


High Hazard Concern

Facts about this ingredient

  • Oxybenzone is suspected of causing contact or photocontact sensitivity, according to the medical literature (Article by S Schauder and H Ippen in Contact Dermatitis)
  • More than half of the toxicity tests required to assess chemical safety have not been conducted for this ingredient.
  • Oxybenzone (or its metabolites) is frequently detected in human blood or urine, indicating significant U.S. population exposure.

Products with this ingredient

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Benchmark Exception


Aveeno Baby Continuous Protection Lotion Sunscreen with Broad Spectrum SPF 55, 4oz

COMPLIANT:it is present at concentrations below the applicable regulatory or trade association restriction.

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