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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
June 2010

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Avon DARING DEFINITION Mousse Mascara (2010 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Avon DARING DEFINITION Mousse Mascara (2010 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 Avon DARING DEFINITION Mousse Mascara (2010 formulation) is 4.
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, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CHROMIUM OXIDE GREENS
(May Contain)
Enhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
TRIETHANOLAMINEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
ULTRAMARINES
(May Contain)
Multiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
FERRIC AMMONIUM FERROCYANIDE
(May Contain)
Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
FERRIC FERROCYANIDE
(May Contain)
Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
METHYLPARABENBiochemical or cellular level changes, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CHROMIUM HYDROXIDE GREEN
(May Contain)
Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
PHENOXYETHANOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM LAURETH-12 SULFATEContamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
(May Contain)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards
Data: Good
ISOPENTANEEcotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Occupational hazards
Data: Limited
ISOCETETH-20Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
AMINOMETHYL PROPANOLEcotoxicology, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents, OXAZOLIDINE), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
ACACIA SENEGAL GUMData gaps, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
AMMONIUM HYDROXIDEEcotoxicology, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
OLETH-3 PHOSPHATEEcotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
IRON OXIDES
(May Contain)
Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
MICA
(May Contain)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
ACRYLATES/ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM ACRYLATE/ACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
ACRYLATES/AMINO METHACRYLATE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
ALLYL METHACRYLATES CROSSPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
TRILINOLEIC ACIDNone Identified
Data: Limited
FD&C BLUE 1 ALUMINUM LAKE
BLUE 1 LAKE
(May Contain)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
C18-36 ACID TRIGLYCERIDENone Identified
Data: None
TRIISOSTEARYL TRILINOLEATENone Identified
Data: None
D&C BLACK 2
(May Contain)
None Identified
Data: Limited
CARMINE
(May Contain)
Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
CELLULOSE GUMNone Identified
Data: Fair
ISOSTEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
POLYVINYL ALCOHOLNone Identified
Data: Fair
DISODIUM EDTAEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
PALMITIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
STEARIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
ISODODECANEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
STYRENE/ ACRYLATES/ AMMONIUM METHACRYLATE COPOLYMERUse restrictions
Data: None
C11-15 PARETH-7Use restrictions
Data: None
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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