EWG scientists reviewed La Roche-Posay Physiological Micellar Solution, Sensitive Skin 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 La Roche-Posay Physiological Micellar Solution, Sensitive Skin is 4.
|FRAGRANCE||Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Miscellaneous, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)|
|POLOXAMER 184||Data gaps, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ACETIC ACID, FORMIC ACID, PROPYLENE OXIDE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ALDEHYDES), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation|
|DIHYDROCHOLETH 30||Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)|
|POLYAMINOPROPYL BIGUANIDE||Use restrictions|
|CITRIC ACID||Use restrictions|
|DISODIUM COCOAMPHODIACETATE||None Identified|
|DISODIUM EDTA||Enhanced skin absorption|
|HEXYLENE GLYCOL||Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)|
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
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