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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
February 2011

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Big Tub Botanicals Shimmering Lip Gloss (2011 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Big Tub Botanicals Shimmering Lip Gloss (2011 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 Big Tub Botanicals Shimmering Lip Gloss (2011 formulation) is 0.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other MODERATE concerns: Contamination concerns; Other LOW concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Cancer, Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
TOCOPHEROL
VITAMIN E
Cancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ROSE HIPS SEED OIL
ROSE HIP SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: None
ALKANNA TINCTORIA (ALKANET) ROOTNone Identified
Data: Limited
CINNAMOMUM CASSIA (CINNAMON) OIL
CINNAMON ESSENTIAL OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
CITRUS PARADISI (GRAPEFRUIT) OIL
GRAPEFRUIT ESSENTIAL OIL.
None Identified
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OILNone Identified
Data: Fair
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
COCOA BUTTER
None Identified
Data: Limited
EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX
CANDELLILA 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