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Soleil Toujours Moisturizer, SPF 20
Soleil Toujours by Soleil Organique
OVERALL SCORE
Data: Limited
UVB PROTECTION SPF 20
UVA PROTECTION MODERATE
UVA/UVB BALANCE GOOD
SUNSCREEN STABILITY EXCELLENT
HEALTH CONCERN MODERATE
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)

4.8%

ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)

5%

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. Use a water resistant sunscreen if swimming or sweating. Reapply :immediately after swimming, sweating or towel drying. immediately after swimming, sweating or towel drying. at least every 2 hours. Children under 6 months: Ask a doctor. 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.
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 product is 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
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (sunscreen grade)
active ingredient 4.8%
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 5%
Data: Fair
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Persistence and bioaccumulation
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) JUICE
Data: Limited
Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
ALUMINA
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
ALUMINUM STEARATE
Data: Limited
Data gaps, Multiple, additive exposure sources
BENZYLIDENE DIMETHOXYDIMETHYLINDANONE
Data: None
n/a
BISABOLOL
Data: Limited
Enhanced skin absorption
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
CAPRYLYL GLYCOL
Data: Limited
n/a
CELLULOSE GUM
Data: Fair
n/a
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE
Data: Limited
n/a
CETYL ALCOHOL
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
CARRAGEENAN
Data: Fair
Contamination concerns (DEGRADED CARRAGEENAN), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
CITRIC ACID
Data: Fair
Use restrictions
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) OIL
Data: Limited
Use restrictions
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Data: None
Use restrictions
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL
Data: Limited
Use restrictions
CITRUS RETICULATA LEAF OIL
Data: None
Use restrictions
COMMIPHORA MYRRHA (MYRRH) GUM
Data: Limited
n/a
DISODIUM EDTA
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption
ETHYLHEXYL PALMITATE
Data: Limited
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN
Data: Limited
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
GLUCOSE
Data: Fair
n/a
GLYCERIN
Data: Fair
n/a
GLYCERYL ISOSTEARATES
Data: None
Enhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
LECITHIN
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES), Use restrictions
Malus Domestica Fruit Cell Culture
Data: None
n/a
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
Data: Limited
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
MENTHA SPICATA (SPEARMINT) OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE
Data: Fair
n/a
NUTMEG OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
MYRISTYOLPENTAPEPTIDES
Data: None
n/a
PHENOXYETHANOL
Data: Limited
Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
RESVERATROL
Data: Fair
n/a
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
POLYHYDROXYSTEARIC ACID
Data: None
n/a
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER OIL
Data: Limited
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY SAGE) OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
SANTALUM SPICATUM (SANDALWOOD) OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
SODIUM HYALURONATE
Data: Fair
n/a
SODIUM STEAROYL GLUTAMATE
Data: None
n/a
SORBITAN STEARATE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
TETRAHEXYLDECYL ASCORBATE
Data: None
n/a
TETRAHYDRODIFERULOYLMETHANE
Data: None
n/a
THYMUS VULGARIS (COMMON THYME) OIL
Data: Limited
n/a
TOCOPHEROL
Data: Fair
Cancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL
Data: Fair
n/a
XANTHAN GUM
Data: Limited
n/a

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