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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2013

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Thalgo Bio-Protective Cream, Sensitive to Reactive Skin

EWG scientists reviewed Thalgo Bio-Protective Cream, Sensitive to Reactive 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 Thalgo Bio-Protective Cream, Sensitive to Reactive Skin is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
FRAGRANCEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM SORBATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
LAURETH-3Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Fair
SODIUM BENZOATEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
BENZOIC ACIDUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
CYCLOHEXASILOXANEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
CHLORPHENESINUse restrictions
Data: Limited
OLUSNone Identified
Data: Limited
POLYSIPHONIA LANOSA EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
ACETYL-DIPEPTIDE-1 CETYL ESTERNone Identified
Data: None
HYDROLYZED LINSEED EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL) LEAF EXTRACT
HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WHICH HAZEL) LEAF EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
RUSCUS ACULEATUS (BOX HOLLY) ROOT EXTRACT
RUSCUS ACULEATUS ROOT EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
ALTEROMONAS FERMENT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERETH-26None Identified
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUMNone Identified
Data: Fair
CETEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
GLYCERYL STEARATE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
BUTYLENE GLYCOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
BISABOLOLEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Limited
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERINIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
DEHYDROACETIC ACIDOccupational hazards
Data: Fair
ISONONYL ISONONANOATEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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