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Data last updated:
August 2013

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skyn ICELAND Icelandic Relief Eye Cream

EWG scientists reviewed skyn ICELAND Icelandic Relief Eye Cream 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 skyn ICELAND Icelandic Relief Eye Cream is 3.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
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
PEG-75 SHEA BUTTER GLYCERIDESContamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
PEG-6 ISOSTEARATEEcotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
PHYTONADIONEUse restrictions
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONEEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
PROPYLENE GLYCOLEnhanced skin absorption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
HYDROLYZED RICE BRAN PROTEINMultiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Limited
SILICA, AMORPHOUSNone Identified
Data: Fair
THYMUS VULGARIS (COMMON THYME) EXTRACT
THYME (THYMUS VULGARIS) EXTRACT (THYME)
Multiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEINAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
CAPRIC/CAPRYLIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
LINOLEIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
OLEIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
CETEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
ISOCETYL STEARATEData gaps, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: None
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
STEARIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
ALOE VERA (ALOE BARBADENSIS) LEAF JUICE
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ANGELICA ACUTILOBA ROOT WATER
ANGELICA ARCHANGELICA ROOT WATER (WITH MINERALS)
None Identified
Data: None
GOSSYPIUM HERBACEUM (COTTON)None Identified
Data: Limited
BUDDLEJA OFFICINALIS LEAF EXTRACT
BUDDLEJA DAVIDII EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: None
HESPERETIN LAURATENone Identified
Data: None
POLYGONUM FAGOPYRUM SEED EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
PERFLUORODECALINNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDSNone Identified
Data: Fair
ASCOPHYLLUM NODOSUM (KNOTTED WRACK) EXTRACT
ASCOPHYLLUM NODOSUM (BROWN ALGAE) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
OXYCOCCUS PALUSTRIS SEED OILNone Identified
Data: None
RUBUS CHAMAEMORUS SEED OILNone Identified
Data: None
TOCOTRIENOLSNone Identified
Data: Limited
CAROTENOIDSNone Identified
Data: Fair
ACRYLATES/ C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Fair
MENTHYL LACTATENone Identified
Data: None
XANTHAN GUMNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL STEARATE SENone Identified
Data: Limited
DECYL OLEATENone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
CAPRYLYL GLYCOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
DISODIUM EDTAEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
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