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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
June 2009

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Afterglow Cosmetics Organic Pencil Lip Liner - Poppy (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Afterglow Cosmetics Organic Pencil Lip Liner - Poppy (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 Afterglow Cosmetics Organic Pencil Lip Liner - Poppy (2009 formulation) is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
(May Contain)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards
Data: Fair
IRON OXIDES
(May Contain)
(FILTERED)
Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
CASTOR OIL
RICINUS COMMUNIS (ORGANIC CASTOR) SEED OIL
(ORGANIC)
Enhanced skin absorption, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
MICA
(May Contain)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
C12-13 ALKYL LACTATE
(PLANT-DERIVED)
Ecotoxicology
Data: None
TRIOCTYLDODECYL CITRATE
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: None
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) STEROLS
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
ARNICA MONTANA (ARNICA) FLOWER EXTRACT
ARNICA MONTANA (ORGANIC ARNICA MONTANA) FLOWER EXTRACT
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) OIL
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (ORGANIC VANILLA) OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
ALGAE EXTRACT
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL
SESAMUM INDICUM SEED OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Fair
BEESWAX
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Limited


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