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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
September 2013

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N.Y.C. Smooth Skin Loose Face Powder, Naturally Beige 742A

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facial powder
EWG scientists reviewed N.Y.C. Smooth Skin Loose Face Powder, Naturally Beige 742A 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 N.Y.C. Smooth Skin Loose Face Powder, Naturally Beige 742A is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
PROPYLPARABENUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
METHYLPARABENEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
TALCUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ASBESTIFORM FIBERS)
Data: Fair
ZINC STEARATEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology, Data gaps
Data: Limited
IRON OXIDESPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
MICAPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CI 77499Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
ALUMINUM STARCH OCTENYLSUCCINATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ALUMINUM POWDER)
Data: None
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) STARCHUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Fair
CI 77492None Identified
Data: Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
BORON NITRIDEEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
KAOLINOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL FLOURNone Identified
Data: Fair
C12-15 ALKYL BENZOATEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
CALCIUM SILICATENone Identified
Data: Limited
ISOPROPYL PALMITATENone Identified
Data: Fair


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