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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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Posner Complexion Cover Creme (2012 formulation)

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EWG scientists reviewed Posner Complexion Cover Creme (2012 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 Posner Complexion Cover Creme (2012 formulation) is 3.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
PROPYLPARABENDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards
Data: Good
TALCContamination concerns (ASBESTIFORM FIBERS), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
ETHYLHEXYL ETHYLHEXANOATEDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
IRON OXIDESEnhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
SILICA, AMORPHOUSNone Identified
Data: Good
NEOPENTYL GLYCOL DICAPRYLATENone Identified
Data: None
TRIDECYL TRIMELLITATEEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
VP/ EICOSENE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: Limited
BEESWAXNone Identified
Data: Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
COPERNICIA CERIFERA WAX (CARNAUBA)
None Identified
Data: Limited
ISOPROPYL PALMITATENone Identified
Data: Fair
SORBITAN TRISTEARATENone Identified
Data: Limited
ALLANTOINNone Identified
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE GLYCOL DICAPRATEEnhanced skin absorption, Data gaps
Data: None
TRIDECYL STEARATEUse restrictions
Data: None


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