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

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Wet 'n' Wild MegaColors Lipstick, Sugar Plum Fairy (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Wet 'n' Wild MegaColors Lipstick, Sugar Plum Fairy (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 Wet 'n' Wild MegaColors Lipstick, Sugar Plum Fairy (2009 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other HIGH concerns: Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive); Other MODERATE concerns: Contamination concerns; Other LOW concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Data gaps, Ecotoxicology

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
PETROLATUMContamination concerns (PAHS), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
LANOLIN ALCOHOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
MINERAL OILOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CASTOR OIL
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Enhanced skin absorption, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX (CERA MICROCRISTALLINA)Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
OZOKERITENone Identified
Data: Limited
EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX
EUPHORIA CERIFERA WAX (CANDELILLA CERA)
None Identified
Data: Limited
BEESWAXNone Identified
Data: Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CANAUBA) WAX
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