EWG scientists reviewed MOR Cosmetics Little Luxuries Mini Hand Cream, Lychee Flower (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 MOR Cosmetics Little Luxuries Mini Hand Cream, Lychee Flower (2013 formulation) is 7.
|RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)||Use restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)|
|FRAGRANCE||Allergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology|
|BENZYL ALCOHOL||Use restrictions, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity|
|PHENOXYETHANOL||Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity|
|CYCLOPENTASILOXANE||Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Cancer, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology|
|TOCOPHERYL ACETATE||Allergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)|
|CETEARETH-20||Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)|
|CYCLOHEXASILOXANE||Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology|
|SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) OIL||None Identified|
|THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER|
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) BUTTER
|BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)||None Identified|
|PHENETHYL ALCOHOL||Use restrictions|
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