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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2013

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Belli Stretchmark Minimizing Cream (old formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Belli Stretchmark Minimizing Cream (old 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 Belli Stretchmark Minimizing Cream (old formulation) is 5.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
RETINYL ACETATE (VITAMIN A ACETATE)Use restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
IODOPROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATEUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
TRIETHANOLAMINEUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Good
PHENOXYETHANOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
PEG-100 STEARATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology, Data gaps, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
CETEARETH-20Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
CYCLOMETHICONEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
CITRUS NOBILIS (MANDARIN ORANGE) PEEL OILUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
RUTINNone Identified
Data: Fair
PALMITOYL OLIGOPEPTIDENone Identified
Data: None
PALMITOYL TETRAPEPTIDE-3None Identified
Data: None
PHASEOLUS LUNATUS (GREEN BEAN) SEED EXTRACT
PHASEOLUS LUNATUS EXTRACT (GREEN BEAN)
None Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED CUCURBITA PEPO SEEDCAKENone Identified
Data: None
CENTELLA ASIATICA (GOTU KOLA) EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
DARUTOSIDENone Identified
Data: Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER) FRUITNone Identified
Data: Limited
PANAX GINSENG (GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT
GINSENG (PANAX GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCERETH-2 COCOATENone Identified
Data: None
CETYL HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSE
CETYL HYDOXYETHYLCELLULOSE
None Identified
Data: None
ISOPROPYL PALMITATENone Identified
Data: Fair
CETEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
GLYCERYL STEARATE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
PERSEA GRATISSIMA OIL (AVOCADO)
None Identified
Data: Limited
CARBOMERNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM PCAUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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