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Hada Labo Tokyo Protecting Day Lotion, SPF 18
Hada Labo by Hada Labo
OVERALL SCORE
Data: Limited
UVB PROTECTION SPF 18
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
AVOBENZONE

2%

OCTINOXATE

7.5%

OCTISALATE

2.5%

OCTOCRYLENE

1.8%

Read what's on your label. Other formulations may exist on the market. [See the ingredients used for this report.]
Label directions: After cleansing, apply evenly over face & neck until thoroughly absorbed. Use daily & prior to sun exposure for ultimate hydrating protection. Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Use a water resistant sunscreen if swimming or sweating. Reapply at least every 2 hours. Sun Protection Measures: Spending time in the sun increases you risk of skin cancer & early signs of aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a broad spectrum SPF of 15 or higher & other sun protection measures including: Limit time in the sun, especially from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. & wear long-sleeve shirts, pants, hats & sunglasses. Children under 6 months: Ask a doctor. Protect this product from excessive heat & direct sun.
Label warnings: WarningsFor 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 & ask a doctor if rash occurs. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical hep 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 2%
Data: Limited
Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (BENZOIC ACID, 4-T-BUTYLBENZOIC ACID, BENZALDEHYDE, P-ANISIC ACID, ACETOPHENONE, DIBENZOYLMETHANE), Use restrictions
OCTINOXATE
active ingredient 7.5%
Data: Limited
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
OCTISALATE
active ingredient 2.5%
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
OCTOCRYLENE
active ingredient 1.8%
Data: Fair
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
WATER
Data: Robust
n/a
GLYCERIN
Data: Fair
n/a
HYDROGENATED POLYDECENE
Data: None
Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
OCTYLDODECYL NEOPENTANOATE
Data: None
n/a
BUTYLENE GLYCOL
Data: Limited
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
DICAPRYLYL CARBONATE
Data: None
n/a
PEG-8 DIMETHICONE
Data: None
Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
METHYL GLUCETH-10
Data: None
n/a
BEHENYL ALCOHOL
Data: Limited
n/a
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology
CARBOMER
Data: Fair
n/a
DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL
Data: Limited
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
DISODIUM EDTA
Data: Fair
Enhanced skin absorption
GLYCERYL STEARATE SE
Data: Limited
n/a
HYDROLYZED HYALURONIC ACID
Data: None
n/a
IODOPROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONE
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Neurotoxicity, Use restrictions
PEG-20 SORBITAN ISOSTEARATE
Data: None
Data gaps, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
PHYTOSTEROL/ OCTYLDODECYL LAUROYL GLUTAMATE
Data: None
n/a
SODIUM ACETYLATED HYALURONATE
Data: None
n/a
SODIUM CHLORIDE
Data: Robust
n/a
SODIUM HYALURONATE
Data: Fair
n/a
STEARYL ALCOHOL
Data: Limited
Ecotoxicology, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
TRIETHANOLAMINE
Data: Fair
Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions

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