Name: Jojoba topical
What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using jojoba topical?
Before using jojoba, talk to your healthcare provider. You may not be able to use jojoba if you have certain medical conditions.
Jojoba is considered likely safe to use during pregnancy, as long as it is used on the skin only. Jojoba is considered likely unsafe to use during pregnancy if you take it by mouth. Do not use this product without medical advice if you are pregnant.
Jojoba is considered likely safe to use if you are nursing a baby, as long as it is used on the skin only.
Case reports of contact dermatitis, confirmed by skin patch tests, exist for jojoba oil.