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Ingredients of interest may be found on the label of a personal care product and searched using this database. Ingredients are often referred to on the label of a personal care product by the ingredient name as it appears in the International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients (INCI), known as the INCI Name. CIR reviews ingredients, not products. Furthermore, as a matter of practice, CIR does not usually review fragrances, colors, or flavorings.

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