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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
September 2013

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Revlon Nail Art Expressionist Nail Enamel, Night & Degas (2013 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Revlon Nail Art Expressionist Nail Enamel, Night & Degas (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 Revlon Nail Art Expressionist Nail Enamel, Night & Degas (2013 formulation) is 5.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
ALUMINUM POWDERNeurotoxicity, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
BENZOPHENONE-1Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption
Data: Limited
PPG-2 DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
MALIC ACIDUse restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
FERRIC FERROCYANIDEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
IRON OXIDESPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PROPYL ACETATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
MICAPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
ISOPROPYL ALCOHOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
SILICA, AMORPHOUSNone Identified
Data: Good
ACRYLATES COPOLYMERUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (METHACRYLIC ACID, ACRYLIC ACID, 2-ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE)
Data: None
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Good
STEARALKONIUM BENTONITENone Identified
Data: None
SERICANone Identified
Data: Limited
TETRABUTYL PHENYL HYDROXYBENZOATENone Identified
Data: None
FD&C YELLOW 5 ALUMINUM LAKE
YELLOW 5 LAKE (CI 19140)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
FD&C BLUE 1 ALUMINUM LAKE
BLUE 1 LAKE (CI 42090)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: None
NITROCELLULOSEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
TRIBENZOINOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: None
ADIPIC ACID/ NEOPENTYL GLYCOL/ TRIMELLITIC ANHYDRIDE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: Limited
TRIMETHYLPENTANEDIYL DIBENZOATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: None
D&C BLACK 2
BLACK 2 (CI 77266)
None Identified
Data: Limited
ACETYL TRIBUTYL CITRATEMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
CALCIUM ALUMINUM BOROSILICATENone Identified
Data: Fair
TRIACETINOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
PHOSPHORIC ACIDOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
ETHYL ACETATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
BUTYL ACETATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
D&C RED 6 LAKE
RED 6 LAKE (CI 15850)
Use restrictions
Data: None
D&C RED 34 LAKE
RED 34 LAKE (CI 15880)
Use restrictions
Data: None
D&C RED 7 LAKE
RED 7 LAKE (CI 15850)
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
D&C YELLOW 10 ALUMINUM LAKE
YELLOW 10 LAKE (CI 47005)
Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited


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