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Neutrogena Ultimate Sport Lotion Broad Spectrum Sunscreen, SPF 70+
Neutrogena by Johnson & Johnson
OVERALL SCORE
Data: Limited
UVB PROTECTION SPF 70+
UVA PROTECTION MODERATE
UVA/UVB BALANCE MODERATE
SUNSCREEN STABILITY EXCELLENT
HEALTH CONCERN HIGH
OTHER CONCERNScontains oxybenzone,
misleading SPF

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
AVOBENZONE

3%

HOMOSALATE

15%

OCTISALATE

5%

OCTOCRYLENE

4%

OXYBENZONE

5%

Read what's on your label. Other formulations may exist on the market. [See the ingredients used for this report.]
Label directions: Apply generously 15 minutes before sun exposure reapply: - after 80 minutes of swimming or sweating - immediately after towel drying -at least every 2 hours Sun Protection Measures: Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a, sunscreen with a Broad Spectrum SPF value of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including: - limit time in the sun, especially from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. - wear long-sleeved shirts. pants. hats. and sunglasses children under 6 months of age: Ask a doctor,
Label warnings: For external use only. Do not use on damaged or broken skin - When using this product keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. Stop use and ask a doctor if rash occurs . Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed. get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.,
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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
AVOBENZONE
active ingredient 3%
Data: Limited
Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (), Use restrictions
HOMOSALATE
active ingredient 15%
Data: Limited
Enhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Contamination concerns (), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
OCTISALATE
active ingredient 5%
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
OCTOCRYLENE
active ingredient 4%
Data: Fair
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
OXYBENZONE
active ingredient 5%
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
ACRYLATES/ C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER
Data: None
n/a
ACRYLATES/ DIMETHICONE COPOLYMER
Data: None
n/a
ADIPIC ACID/METHYLENE GLYCOL/GLYCERIN CROSSPOLYMER
Data: None
n/a
ARTEMIA EXTRACT
Data: None
n/a
BEESWAX
Data: Limited
n/a
BENZYL ALCOHOL
Data: Fair
Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
BHT
Data: Fair
Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
BISABOLOL
Data: Limited
Enhanced skin absorption
CYCLOPENTASILOXANE
Data: Limited
Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation
DIETHYLHEXYL 2,6-NAPHTHALATE
Data: None
n/a
DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE
Data: Limited
Data gaps, Use restrictions
DISODIUM EDTA
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN
Data: Limited
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
ETHYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
FRAGRANCE
Data: Fair
Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Miscellaneous, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
GLYCERIN
Data: Fair
n/a
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Neurotoxicity, Use restrictions
METHYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
OCTADECENE/ MA COPOLYMER
Data: None
n/a
PEG-100 STEARATE
Data: Limited
Data gaps, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
PROPYLPARABEN
Data: Limited
Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
SACCHAROMYCES/ CALCIUM FERMENT
Data: None
n/a
SACCHAROMYCES/ MAGNESIUM FERMENT
Data: None
n/a
SACCHAROMYCES/ POTASSIUM FERMENT
Data: None
n/a
SACCHAROMYCES/ FERMENT
Data: None
n/a
SACCHAROMYCES/ ZINC FERMENT
Data: None
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Data: Fair
n/a
TRIETHANOLAMINE
Data: Fair
Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
WATER
Data: Robust
n/a

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