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EWG 2014 Sunscreens Database
 
 

COOLA Suncare Baby Moisturizer Mineral Sunscreen, Unscented, SPF 50
COOLA by COOLA
OVERALL SCORE
Data: Limited
UVB PROTECTION SPF 50
UVA PROTECTION GOOD
UVA/UVB BALANCE MODERATE
SUNSCREEN STABILITY EXCELLENT
HEALTH CONCERN LOW
OTHER CONCERNS-

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)

7.6%

ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)

6.8%

Read what's on your label. Other formulations may exist on the market. [See the ingredients used for this report.]
Label directions: apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure reapply: after 40 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 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-sleeve shirts, pants, hats, and sunglasses children under 6 months: 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 doctor if skin rash occurs Keep out of reach of children. If product is swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Where to purchase
COOLA Suncarehttp://www.coolasuncare.com/

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 7.6%
Data: Fair
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 6.8%
Data: Fair
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Persistence and bioaccumulation
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
Data: Limited
Use restrictions
BEESWAX
Data: Limited
n/a
BISABOLOL
Data: Limited
Enhanced skin absorption
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)
Data: Limited
n/a
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER)
Data: Fair
n/a
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
ORYZANOL
Data: Fair
Ecotoxicology
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Data: Fair
n/a
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
Data: Limited
n/a
TOCOPHEROL
Data: Fair
Cancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE
Data: Limited
n/a
WATER
Data: Robust
n/a

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