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Skin Nutrition

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

Ingredients Used by Skin Nutrition

Ingredient Products Concerns Score
RETINYL ACETATE (VITAMIN A ACETATE)2 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)1 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (sunscreen grade)1 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards
Data: Fair
CHOLECALCIFEROL2 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)1 productsBiochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOL3 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
PEG/ PPG-18/ 18 DIMETHICONE1 productsContamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
POLYSORBATE-201 productsContamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
POLYSORBATE-802 productsContamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PEG-100 STEARATE1 productsData gaps, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
STEARETH-201 productsData gaps, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM SORBATE1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CYCLOPENTASILOXANE2 productsCancer, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE3 productsCancer, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONE2 productsEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ALUMINA1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
TRISILOXANE1 productsEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
SILICA, AMORPHOUS1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) OIL1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRIC ACID1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
C12-15 ALKYL BENZOATE1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE1 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
PANTHENOL3 productsMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN3 productsIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
HEXYLENE GLYCOL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
ISOHEXADECANE2 productsEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
HYDROXYPROPYL GUAR1 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ACRYLATES CROSSPOLYMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) FRUIT EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
DIPEPTIDE-21 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
HESPERIDIN METHYL CHALCONE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ISOPROPYL TITANIUM TRIISOSTEARATE/TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE COPOLYMER1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
POLYMETHYLSILSESQUIOXANE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PVP/ POLYCARBAMYL POLYGLYCOL ESTER1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
TETRAHEXYLDECYL ASCORBATE3 productsNone Identified
Data: None
TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
C12-20 ALKYL GLUCOSIDE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
C14-22 ALCOHOLS1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
HYDROLYZED SESAME PROTEIN PG-PROPYL METHYLSILANEDIOL1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM ACRYLATE/SODIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE COPOLYMER2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
PALMITOYL TETRAPEPTIDE-71 productsNone Identified
Data: None
CETEARYL ETHYLHEXANOATE1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
GLYCERIN3 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
POLYHYDROXYSTEARIC ACID1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
XANTHAN GUM1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
CAPRYLYL GLYCOL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
ZEA MAYS (CORN) OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
DISODIUM EDTA2 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
HONEY1 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
SODIUM CHLORIDE1 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
WATER3 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust

* Product counts only include current formulations sold by this company. The company may have other discontinued formulations that use this ingredient. Clicking on the link "X products" will identify all product formulations by this company that have used the ingredient.



About the ratings

EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. 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. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer