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Data last updated:
November 2014

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Revlon Nail Enamel, Revlon Red 680

EWG scientists reviewed Revlon Nail Enamel, Revlon Red 680 for safety according to the methodology outlined in our Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. We assess the ingredients listed on the labels of personal care products based on data in toxicity and regulatory databases, government and health agency assessments and the open scientific literature. EWG's rating for Revlon Nail Enamel, Revlon Red 680 is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
ALUMINUM POWDERNeurotoxicity, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
D&C RED 34
RED 34 (CI 15880)
Use restrictions, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
FERRIC AMMONIUM FERROCYANIDEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
PPG-2 DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
MALEIC ACIDOccupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
ALUMINAPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
IRON OXIDESPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
MICAPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PROPYL ACETATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
ISOPROPYL ALCOHOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
SILICA, AMORPHOUSNone Identified
Data: Good
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Good
POLYACRYLATE-4None Identified
Data: None
CALCIUM SODIUM BOROSILICATENone Identified
Data: None
TETRABUTYL PHENYL HYDROXYBENZOATENone Identified
Data: None
STEARALKONIUM BENTONITENone Identified
Data: None
FD&C YELLOW 5 ALUMINUM LAKE
YELLOW 5 ALUMINUM LAKE (CI 19140)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
SILK POWDERNone Identified
Data: None
TRIBENZOINOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: None
NITROCELLULOSEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
BISMUTH OXYCHLORIDENone Identified
Data: Limited
STEARALKONIUM HECTORITEContamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents, FREE AMINES)
Data: None
TRIACETINOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
ACETYL TRIBUTYL CITRATEMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
BUTYL ACETATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
ETHYL ACETATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
D&C RED 6 LAKE
RED 6 LAKE (CI 15850)
Use restrictions
Data: None
D&C RED 7 LAKE
RED 7 LAKE (CI 15850)
Use restrictions
Data: Limited


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