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Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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N.Y.C. Show Time Volumizing Mascara, Waterproof, Extreme Black (old formulation)

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EWG scientists reviewed N.Y.C. Show Time Volumizing Mascara, Waterproof, Extreme Black (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 N.Y.C. Show Time Volumizing Mascara, Waterproof, Extreme Black (old formulation) is 7.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)Use restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PROPYLPARABENUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
BUTYLPARABENUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Data gaps
Data: Fair
IODOPROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATEUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
COLLOIDAL GOLDUse restrictions, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
METHYLPARABENEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
PHENOXYETHANOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
CETYL PEG/ PPG-10/ 1 DIMETHICONEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Fair
POTASSIUM SORBATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
SORBIC ACIDAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CYCLOPENTASILOXANEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Cancer, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
D&C BLACK 2Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Robust
TALCUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ASBESTIFORM FIBERS)
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
SODIUM BENZOATEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE GLYCOLEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
CYCLOHEXASILOXANEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
TRISILOXANEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
IRON OXIDESPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
SILICA, AMORPHOUSNone Identified
Data: Good
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
ETHYLENE/ METHACRYLATE COPOLYMERUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (METHACRYLIC ACID, ACRYLIC ACID, 2-ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE)
Data: None
HYDROLYZED KERATINUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CHLORPHENESIN
CHLORPHENISEN
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
METHYL BEHENATENone Identified
Data: None
ASCORBYL GLUCOSIDENone Identified
Data: Limited
CERAMIDE 2None Identified
Data: Limited
GOSSYPIUM HERBACEUM (COTTON)None Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED WOOLNone Identified
Data: None
SERICANone Identified
Data: Limited
HDI/ TRIMETHYLOL HEXYLLACTONE CROSSPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
ACRYLATES/ CARBAMATE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
SACCHAROMYCES/SILVER FERMENTNone Identified
Data: None
PHALAENOPSIS LOBBI EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
BAMBUSA ARUNDINACEA (BAMBOO) STEM EXTRACT
BAMBUSA ARUNDINACEA (BAMBOO) LEAF EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
SORBITAN OLIVATENone Identified
Data: None
HYDROGENATED OLIVE OILNone Identified
Data: None
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL UNSAPONIFIABLESNone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROXYSTEARIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
COLLAGENOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
ISOPROPYL TITANIUM TRIISOSTEARATENone Identified
Data: None
STEARYL BEHENATENone Identified
Data: None
CALCIUM ALUMINUM BOROSILICATENone Identified
Data: Fair
HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
PANTHENOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL
None Identified
Data: Fair
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
SACCHAROMYCES/ FERMENT
SACCHAROMYCES PLATINUM FERMENT
None Identified
Data: None
CAPRYLYL GLYCOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
STEARYL ALCOHOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
TRIBEHENINEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
TRIMETHYLSILOXYSILICATEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM SULFATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust
SODIUM CHLORIDEInnocuous
Data: Robust


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