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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2009

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NARS Balancing Toning Lotion (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed NARS Balancing Toning Lotion (2009 formulation) 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 NARS Balancing Toning Lotion (2009 formulation) is 6.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
PROPYLPARABENDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SD ALCOHOL 40BEnhanced skin absorption, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
ETHYLPARABENEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
METHYLPARABENBiochemical or cellular level changes, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ETHANOL
ALCOHOL
Enhanced skin absorption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE GLYCOLEnhanced skin absorption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
ISOPROPYL ALCOHOLDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) EXTRACT
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (CAMELLIA SINENSIS EXTRACT)
Use restrictions
Data: Fair
CAMPHORUse restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Fair
BUTYLENE GLYCOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
ALOE ARBORESCENS LEAF EXTRACT
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE BARBADENSIS EXTRACT)
Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
Data: None
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (TASMANIAN BLUE GUM) OIL
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS OIL)
None Identified
Data: Limited
LILIUM CANDIDUM (MADONNA LILY) BULB EXTRACT
LILIUM CANDIDUM (WHITE LILY EXTRACT)
None Identified
Data: Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY EXTRACT)
None Identified
Data: Limited
PPG-13-DECYLTETRADECETH-24None Identified
Data: None
PRUNUS PERSICA (PEACH) KERNEL EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
SAPINDUS MUKUROSSINone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM CITRATENone Identified
Data: Fair
TRISODIUM EDTAEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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