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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2013

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philosophy eyes wide open eye gel

EWG scientists reviewed philosophy eyes wide open eye gel 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 philosophy eyes wide open eye gel is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
PHENOXYETHANOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SORBIC ACIDAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
POTASSIUM SORBATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL POLYACRYLATEEnhanced skin absorption, Data gaps, Contamination concerns (GLYCERYL DIESTERS), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: None
SODIUM BENZOATEData gaps, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
METHYL GLUCETH-20None Identified
Data: None
AMMONIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE/ VP COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
BETA-GLUCANNone Identified
Data: Fair
GLUCOSYL HESPERIDINNone Identified
Data: Limited
CHONDRUS CRISPUS (CARRAGEENAN) EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED HYALURONIC ACIDNone Identified
Data: None
TRIPLEUROSPERMUM MARITIMA EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
ARGININENone Identified
Data: Fair
ALLANTOINNone Identified
Data: Fair
DISODIUM EDTAEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
CAFFEINEPersistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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