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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
September 2013

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Maybelline Volum' Express The Rocket Waterproof Mascara, Brownish Black (2013 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Maybelline Volum' Express The Rocket Waterproof Mascara, Brownish Black (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 Maybelline Volum' Express The Rocket Waterproof Mascara, Brownish Black (2013 formulation) 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: Fair
CHROMIUM OXIDE GREENSPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
SD ALCOHOL 1
ALCOHOL DENAT.
Enhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer
Data: None
ULTRAMARINESMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
FERRIC FERROCYANIDEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
METHYLPARABENEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CHROMIUM HYDROXIDE GREENPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
PEG-30 GLYCERYL STEARATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN WAXMultiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
TALCUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ASBESTIFORM FIBERS)
Data: Fair
IRON OXIDESPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
MICAPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
ALLYL STEARATE/ VA COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
POLYVINYL LAURATENone Identified
Data: None
ETHYLENEDIAMINE/ STEARYL DIMER DILINOLEATE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: None
DISTEARDIMONIUM HECTORITENone Identified
Data: None
HYDROGENATED JOJOBA OILNone Identified
Data: None
VP/ EICOSENE COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: Limited
CARMINEEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
MANGANESE VIOLETOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: None
BEESWAXNone Identified
Data: Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAXNone Identified
Data: Limited
PARAFFINOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE CARBONATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
ISODODECANEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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