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EWG 2013 Sunscreens Database
 
 

Peter Thomas Roth Anti-Aging Instant Mineral, SPF 45
Peter Thomas Roth by Peter Thomas Roth Labs
OVERALL SCORE
Data: Limited
UVB PROTECTION SPF 45
UVA PROTECTION EXCELLENT
UVA/UVB BALANCE GOOD
SUNSCREEN STABILITY EXCELLENT
HEALTH CONCERN HIGH
OTHER CONCERNScontains vitamin A,
powder

This product is found in the following categories

Sunscreen UV Absorbance
Absorbance is the capacity of the sunscreen to absorb UV radiation before it reaches your skin.
Sunscreen Ingredients
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (sunscreen grade)

20.5%

ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)

19.7%

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About the ratings

EWG provides information on sunscreen products from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings indicate both efficacy and the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other sunscreens. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any.
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Ingredient Hazard Score Concerns
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (sunscreen grade)
active ingredient 20.5%
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards
ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)
active ingredient 19.8%
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Persistence and bioaccumulation
ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH
Data: Fair
n/a
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Data: Fair
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
MALTODEXTRIN
Data: Fair
n/a
GLYCERIN
Data: Fair
n/a
ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-8
Data: None
n/a
ACETYL OCTAPEPTIDE-3
Data: None
n/a
DIPEPTIDE DIAMINOBUTYROYL BENZYLAMIDE DIACETATE
Data: None
n/a
PALMITOYL TRIPEPTIDE-5
Data: None
n/a
STEARIC ACID
Data: Fair
Ecotoxicology
ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE
Data: Fair
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE
Data: Limited
n/a
POLYMETHYLSILSESQUIOXANE
Data: Limited
n/a
GLYCOLIC ACID
Data: Fair
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
PALMITOYL OLIGOPEPTIDE
Data: None
n/a
PALMITOYL TETRAPEPTIDE-7
Data: None
n/a
RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)
Data: Fair
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Data: Fair
Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns ()
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
WATER
Data: Robust
n/a
BUTYLENE GLYCOL
Data: Limited
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
PHENOXYETHANOL
Data: Limited
Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
METHYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
BUTYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
ETHYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
PROPYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
ISOBUTYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
IRON OXIDES
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation

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