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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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Neova Damage Control Everday for the Face, SPF 43 (2012 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Neova Damage Control Everday for the Face, SPF 43 (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 Neova Damage Control Everday for the Face, SPF 43 (2012 formulation) is 3.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
OCTINOXATE
(Active Ingredient)
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
IODOPROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE
IODOPROPYL BUTYLCARBAMATE
Use restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
ZINC OXIDE (sunscreen grade > 100nm)
(Active Ingredient)
Biochemical or cellular level changes, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Cancer, Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
LECITHINEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Fair
OCTISALATE
(Active Ingredient)
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
CYCLOPENTASILOXANEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Cancer, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
OLETH-3 PHOSPHATEEcotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Good
MICROCOCCUS LYSATENone Identified
Data: None
PLANKTON EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
L-ERGOTHIONEINENone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROXYETHYL ACRYLATE/ SODIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
PEG-7 TRIMETHYLOLPROPANE COCONUT ETHER
PEG 7 TRIMETHYLOPROPANE COCONUT ETHER
None Identified
Data: None
POLYETHER-1None Identified
Data: None
TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANENone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERETH-26None Identified
Data: Limited
POLYISOBUTENEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
ISOPROPYL PALMITATENone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM HYALURONATENone Identified
Data: Fair
PANTHENOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
ALLANTOINNone Identified
Data: Fair
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
BUTYLENE GLYCOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
CETEARYL GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
ETHYLHEXYL STEARATE
OCTYL STEARATE
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Limited
PELARGONIC ACID
ETHYL HEXYL ISONONANOTE
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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