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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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emerginC protocell (bio-active stem cell combat cream) (2012 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed emerginC protocell (bio-active stem cell combat cream) (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 emerginC protocell (bio-active stem cell combat cream) (2012 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
BENZYL ALCOHOLUse restrictions, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACTUse restrictions
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
Malus Domestica Fruit Cell Culture
MALUS DOMESTICA (APPLE STEM CELLS)
None Identified
Data: None
PYRUS MALUS (APPLE) FRUIT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM HYALURONATE CROSSPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
OPUNTIA STREPTOCANTHA (PRICKLY PEAR CACTUS)
OPUNTIA STREPTACANTHA (CACTUS) STEM/LEAF EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: None
OLIVE GLYCERIDESNone Identified
Data: None
XYLITYLGLUCOSIDENone Identified
Data: None
ANHYDROXYLITOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
XYLITOLNone Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANSNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM PHYTATENone Identified
Data: Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED GLYCINE SOJA (SOY) PROTEIN
HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN
None Identified
Data: Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-10 PENTASTEARATENone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM STEAROYL LACTYLATEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
GLYCERYL STEARATE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
BEHENYL ALCOHOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
PANTHENOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
CARBOMERNone Identified
Data: Fair
BUTYLENE GLYCOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
DEHYDROACETIC ACIDOccupational hazards
Data: Fair
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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