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Evaluating 1 , 3-Propanediol for Potential Skin Effects

  title={Evaluating 1 , 3-Propanediol for Potential Skin Effects},
  author={Leigh A. Belcher and Carl Frank Muska},
In the present article, the authors assess the skin irritation and sensitization potential of 1,3-propanediol (INCI: Propanediol). Results in animals and humans by acute or repeat exposure support a low potential of skin reactivity for the material. In addition, the skin reactivity potential in humans was found to be lower with 1,3-propanediol than 1,2-propanediol (INCI: Propylene Glycol). G have been used in cosmetics and personal care products to impart beneficial properties such as… 

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