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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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Probiotic Skin Care Restorative Nighttime Moisturizer

EWG scientists reviewed Probiotic Skin Care Restorative Nighttime Moisturizer 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 Probiotic Skin Care Restorative Nighttime Moisturizer is 3.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
DMDM HYDANTOIN (FORMALDEHYDE RELEASER)Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (FORMALDEHYDE), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
IODOPROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE
IODOPROPYL BUTYLCARBAMATE
Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
PEG-12 DIMETHICONEContamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
POLYSORBATE-20Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CYCLOPENTASILOXANECancer, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
SODIUM POLYACRYLATEMultiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (ACRYLIC ACID), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
HYDROGENATED POLYDECENEEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: None
MENTHONE GLYCERIN ACETALEcotoxicology, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: None
C12-15 ALKYL BENZOATEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
TRIDECETH-6Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
LACTOBACILLUS FERMENTNone Identified
Data: None
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) FRUIT OIL
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVACADO) OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
PALMITOYL PENTAPEPTIDE-3 (MATRIXYL)None Identified
Data: None
OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) ROOT EXTRACT
OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
ROSA RUBIGINOSA SEED OIL
DOG ROSE CANINA HIP OIL
None Identified
Data: None
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT
CHAMOMILLA RECUITITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATEData gaps
Data: Limited
LINUM USITATISSIMUM (LINSEED) SEED OILNone Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Fair
CYMBOPOGON (LEMON GRASS) OIL
CYMBOPOGON SCHOENANTHUS (LEMONGRASS) OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
ISOPROPYL PALMITATENone Identified
Data: Fair
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL
SESAME INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: Fair
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
DISODIUM EDTAEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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