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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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Paula Dorf Lip Color Sheer Tint For Lips, Tender, SPF 15 (2012 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Paula Dorf Lip Color Sheer Tint For Lips, Tender, SPF 15 (2012 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 Paula Dorf Lip Color Sheer Tint For Lips, Tender, SPF 15 (2012 formulation) is 7.
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, Miscellaneous, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
FRAGRANCEEcotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Miscellaneous, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
RETINYL ACETATE (VITAMIN A ACETATE)Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
OXYBENZONE
(Active Ingredient)
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
BUTYLPARABENBiochemical or cellular level changes, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
D&C RED 36Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
D&C ORANGE 5Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERYL ACETATECancer, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
D&C RED 33Use restrictions
Data: Limited
FD&C BLUE 1Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
IRON OXIDESEnhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
D&C RED 27 LAKE
D&C RED 27 ALUMINUM LAKE
None Identified
Data: None
FD&C YELLOW 5 ALUMINUM LAKEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
CARMINEEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
MANGANESE VIOLETEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
D&C RED 6 BARIUM LAKEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
POLYBUTENEData gaps, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
FD&C YELLOW 6 ALUMINUM LAKEUse restrictions
Data: None
TRITICUM VULGARE (WHEAT) GERM GLYCERIDESNone Identified
Data: Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) HIPS OIL
ROSA CANINA (ROSE HIP) OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
CI 15620 CI 15620
D&C RED 7 CALCIUM (CI 15850)
None Identified
Data: Limited
LANOLIN OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
CETYL RICINOLEATEData gaps
Data: None
EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX
CADELILLA WAX (EUPHORBIA CERIFERA)
None Identified
Data: Limited
SYNTHETIC WAXNone Identified
Data: Fair
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
CARNAUBA (COPERNICIA CERIFERA) WAX
None Identified
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
JOJOBA (BUXUS CHINENSIS) OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
AVOCADO (PERSEA GRATISSIMA) OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL TRIACETYL HYDROXYSTEARATEEnhanced skin absorption
Data: None
GLYCERYL TRIACETYL RICINOLEATEEnhanced skin absorption
Data: None
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) OIL
CHAMOMILLA (ANTHEMIS NOBILIS) OIL
Enhanced skin absorption
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