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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
April 2010

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Moor Spa Blemish Gel (old formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Moor Spa Blemish Gel (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 Moor Spa Blemish Gel (old formulation) is 3.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
SODIUM HYDROXYMETHYLGLYCINATE (FORMALDEHYDE RELEASER)Allergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (FORMALDEHYDE)
Data: Limited
CANANGA ODORATA (YLANG YLANG) OILMultiple, additive exposure sources, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA (MANDARIN ORANGE) PEEL OIL
CITRUS NOBILIS (MANDARIN) OIL
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL UNDECYLENATEEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: None
HEILMOOR CLAYNone Identified
Data: None
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) FRUIT EXTRACT
CUCUMUS SATIVAS (CUCUMBER) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Fair
ULMUS FULVA (SLIPPERY ELM) BARK EXTRACT
ULMUS FULUNA (SLIPPERY ELM) BARK EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
SORBITAN OLIVATENone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM STEAROYL LACTYLATEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
ARGININENone Identified
Data: Fair
CETEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CELLULOSE GUM
SODIUM CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE
None Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCERYL CAPRYLATEEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OILEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
COCO-GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CETEARYL GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CETEARYL OLIVATEUse restrictions
Data: None
JUNIPERUS VIRGINIANA (VIRGINIA RED CEDAR)
JUNIPERUS VIRGINIANA (CEDARWOOD) OIL
Use restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Limited
WATER
AQUA
Innocuous
Data: Robust


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