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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
September 2013

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bareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer, Original (2013 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed bareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer, Original (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 bareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer, Original (2013 formulation) is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
CYCLOPENTASILOXANEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Cancer, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
SILICA, AMORPHOUSNone Identified
Data: Good
DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT
GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA EXTRACT (LICORICE)
None Identified
Data: Limited
VITAMIN B3
PANTOTHENIC ACID (VITAMIN B5)
None Identified
Data: Fair
ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C)None Identified
Data: Fair
MAGNESIUM SILICATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) FLOWER EXTRACT
ALOE VERA (ALOE BARBADENSIS) EXTRACT
Use restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Limited


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