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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2013

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Kevyn Aucoin The Elegant Lip Gloss, Molasses (Sheer Tawny) (old formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Kevyn Aucoin The Elegant Lip Gloss, Molasses (Sheer Tawny) (old 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 Kevyn Aucoin The Elegant Lip Gloss, Molasses (Sheer Tawny) (old formulation) is 5.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
FRAGRANCEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
PROPYLPARABENUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
GERANIOLUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
D&C RED 30
RED 30 (CI 73360)
Use restrictions, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
CITRONELLOLUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
FLAVORMiscellaneous
Data: Fair
D&C RED 28
RED 28 (CI 45410)
Persistence and bioaccumulation, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
D&C RED 6Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
IRON OXIDESPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PENTAERYTHRITYL TETRAETHYLHEXANOATE
PENTAERYTHRITYL TETRAOCTANOATE
None Identified
Data: None
POLYDECENENone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROGENATED POLYISOBUTENENone Identified
Data: Limited
DISTEARDIMONIUM HECTORITENone Identified
Data: None
FD&C YELLOW 5 ALUMINUM LAKEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
FD&C BLUE 1 ALUMINUM LAKE
BLUE 1 LAKE (CI 42090)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
ETHYLENE/ PROPYLENE COPOLYMEROrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
DICALCIUM PHOSPHATENone Identified
Data: Fair
CARMINEEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
BISMUTH OXYCHLORIDENone Identified
Data: Limited
MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX (CERA MICROCRISTALLINA)Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL (SUNFLOWER)
None Identified
Data: Fair
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
POLYBUTENEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Limited
OCTYLDODECANOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
POLYETHYLENEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Data gaps
Data: None
PROPYLENE CARBONATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
D&C RED 7 LAKEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
FD&C YELLOW 6 ALUMINUM LAKE
YELLOW 6 ALUMINUM LAKE (CI 15985)
Use restrictions
Data: Limited


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