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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
March 2013

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philosophy hope in a jar for dry skin, SPF 20 (2013 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed philosophy hope in a jar for dry skin, SPF 20 (2013 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 philosophy hope in a jar for dry skin, SPF 20 (2013 formulation) is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
OXYBENZONE
(Active Ingredient)
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
METHYLDIBROMO GLUTARONITRILEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
OCTINOXATE
(Active Ingredient)
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
BENZYL ALCOHOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
TRIETHANOLAMINEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN WAX
ORYZA SATIVA BRAN WAX (RICE)
Multiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Fair
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
CYCLOHEXASILOXANEEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
AVOBENZONE
(Active Ingredient)
Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (BENZOIC ACID, 4-T-BUTYLBENZOIC ACID, BENZALDEHYDE, P-ANISIC ACID, ACETOPHENONE, DIBENZOYLMETHANE), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM ASCORBYL TOCOPHERYL PHOSPHATEContamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: None
C12-15 ALKYL BENZOATEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
SODIUM STEAROYL LACTYLATE
SODIUM STEARYL LACTYLATE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OILEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
STEARIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
BUTYLOCTYL SALICYLATEUse restrictions
Data: None
PALMITOYL PENTAPEPTIDE-4None Identified
Data: None
OAT BETA GLUCAN
BETA GLUCAN (OAT FLOUR)
None Identified
Data: Limited
ACRYLATES/ C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
HAEMATOCOCCUS PLUVIALIS (ALGAE) EXTRACT
HAEMATOCOCCUS PLUVIALIS EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
PHYTOSTEROLSNone Identified
Data: Fair
TOCOTRIENOLSNone Identified
Data: Limited
BEHENOXY DIMETHICONEData gaps
Data: None
BEHENIC ACIDNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Fair
ARGININE HYDROCHLORIDENone Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCERYL STEARATE SENone Identified
Data: Limited
BEHENYL ALCOHOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
CARBOMERNone Identified
Data: Fair
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED OII (SAFFLOWER)
None Identified
Data: Fair
SQUALANENone Identified
Data: Limited
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