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Bare Escentuals, Inc.

Health Concerns of Ingredients:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredients Used by Bare Escentuals, Inc.

Ingredient Products Concerns Score
RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)1 productsUse restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (sunscreen grade)1 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
LIMONENE3 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Good
BENZYL ALCOHOL2 productsUse restrictions, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
LINALOOL4 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) LEAF OIL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
UNSPECIFIED MINERALS4 productsMiscellaneous
Data: Fair
GENTIANA URNULA FLOWER EXTRACT1 productsMiscellaneous
Data: None
ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)1 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Cancer, Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
PHENOXYETHANOL2 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
BUTYL ALCOHOL1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Fair
PEG-10 RAPESEED STEROL1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
PEG-60 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
POLYSORBATE-602 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
POLYSORBATE-801 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Fair
LECITHIN1 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Good
SORBIC ACID1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE2 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
ZINC OXIDE1 productsOccupational hazards, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) OIL1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
JASMINUM OFFICINALE (JASMINE) OIL1 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
DIMETHICONE2 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE1 productsOccupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT2 productsUse restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE POWDER1 productsDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN1 productsContamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Limited
BETA CAROTENE1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
HYDROGENATED POLYDECENE1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: None
EDTA1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
IRON OXIDES2 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
MICA3 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
SILICA, AMORPHOUS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Good
GLYCERIN3 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
CITRIC ACID2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) STARCH1 productsUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Fair
ACRYLATES/ C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
ANIBA ROSAEODORA (ROSEWOOD) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) LEAF EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CALCIUM SODIUM PHOSPHOSILICATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) LEAF EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF POWDER1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CERAMIDE 21 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CEREUS GRANDIFLORUS (CACTUS) FLOWER EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CURCUMA LONGA (TURMERIC) ROOT POWDER1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
DICAPRYLATE/ DICAPRATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
DICAPRYLYL CARBONATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) SEED EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) STEROLS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
LONICERA CAPRIFOLIUM (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
MAGNESIUM ASPARTATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA (MORINGA OLEIFERA) SEED EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
NYMPHAEA ALBA (WHITE WATER LILY) FLOWER EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PALMITOYL OLIGOPEPTIDE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
PHOSPHOLIPIDS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
POLYQUATERNIUM-511 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM ASPARTATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) STEROLS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
QUILLAJA SAPONARIA (SOAPBARK) BARK EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SPIRAEA ULMARIA (MEADOWSWEET) FLOWER EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SUCROSE COCOATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
TAMARINDUS INDICA (TAMARIND) SEED POLYSACCHARIDE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
YUCCA SCHIDIGERA (MOJAVE YUCCA) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ACACIA DEALBATA FLOWER WAX1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CARUM PETROSELINUM (PARSLEY) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CENTELLA ASIATICA LEAF EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) LEAF OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
KINGINKA EKISU2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
KOU-CHA EKISU1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
MYROTHAMNUS FLABELLIFOLIA EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
POLYESTER-11 productsNone Identified
Data: None
POPULUS TREMULOIDES BARK EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PRUNUS PERSICA (PEACH) KERNEL EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM ACRYLATE/SODIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE COPOLYMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
ADIPIC ACID/NEOPENTYL GLYCOL CROSSPOLYMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
ALPINIA GALANGA (THAI GALANGAL) EXTRACT1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
COCONUT ALKANES1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
COCOGLYCERIDES1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) ESTERS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
MAGNESIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE2 productsData gaps
Data: Limited
PENTYLENE GLYCOL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SORBITAN SESQUIISOSTEARATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE1 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
C12-15 ALKYL BENZOATE1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE2 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
DISODIUM PHOSPHATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) OIL3 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
KAOLIN1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
LAVANDULA HYBRIDA (LAVANDIN) OIL3 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
LINOLEIC ACID1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
MALTODEXTRIN1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
POLYGLYCERYL-2 DIISOSTEARATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY SAGE) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SARCOSINE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
TREHALOSE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
XANTHAN GUM2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
COFFEE EKISU1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
JUNIPERUS COMMUNIS (JUNIPER) FRUIT OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
TAPIOCA STARCH1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
BEHENYL ALCOHOL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CANOLA OIL1 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
CARBOMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CELLULOSE GUM2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CETYL ALCOHOL1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
ISOSTEARIC ACID1 productsEcotoxicology, Data gaps
Data: Limited
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
PANTHENOL1 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
SODIUM BICARBONATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM CITRATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM HYALURONATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
SORBITAN STEARATE1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
SQUALANE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
BUTYLENE GLYCOL4 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL4 productsEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN1 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
TRIBEHENIN1 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
TRISODIUM EDTA1 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
PROPANEDIOL2 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
TOCOPHEROL1 productsCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
DEHYDROACETIC ACID1 productsOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
SODIUM DEHYDROACETATE1 productsOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
HYDRATED SILICA1 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
COCO-CAPRYLATE/ CAPRATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
LAUROYL LYSINE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
SILICA DIMETHYL SILYLATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
SODIUM COCOYL AMINO ACIDS1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
SODIUM COCOYL GLUTAMATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM PALMITOYL PROLINE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
CETYL ETHYLHEXANOATE1 productsUse restrictions
Data: None
ISOHEXADECANE1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL3 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
COLLOIDAL OATMEAL2 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
HONEY1 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
WATER4 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust

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