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Data available:
 
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Data last updated:
October 2018

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La Mer The Intensive Revitalizing Mask

EWG scientists reviewed La Mer The Intensive Revitalizing Mask 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 La Mer The Intensive Revitalizing Mask is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
GERANIOLUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
LIMONENEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Good
LINALOOLUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
CITRONELLOLUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
BHTCancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Endocrine disruption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED RICE EXTRACTData gaps, Contamination concerns (GOSSYPOL, HEAVY METALS, PESTICIDES)
Data: None
CETYL PEG/ PPG-10/ 1 DIMETHICONEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Fair
PEG-10 DIMETHICONEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
CITRUS GRANDIS (GRAPEFRUIT) PEEL OILUse restrictions
Data: Fair
DIMETHICONEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
ZINC GLUCONATEUse restrictions, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
UREAEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions, Cancer, Data gaps
Data: Good
COPPER GLUCONATEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
TRISILOXANEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
TIN OXIDEPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) PEEL EXTRACTUse restrictions
Data: Limited
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS) LEAF OILUse restrictions
Data: Fair
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC/ MYRISTIC/ STEARIC TRIGLYCERIDENone Identified
Data: None
MEDICAGO SATIVA (ALFALFA) SEED POWDERNone Identified
Data: Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEEDCAKE
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEEDCAKE (SUNFLOWER)
None Identified
Data: Limited
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED POWDERNone Identified
Data: Limited
YEAST EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Fair
SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS EXTRACT
SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS (ST. PAUL'S WORT) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: None
HELICHRYSUM ARENARIUM EXTRACT
HELICHRYSUM ARENARIUM (EVERLASTING) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: None
LAMINARIA SACCHARINA (SUGAR KELP) EXTRACT
LAMINARIA SACCHARINA EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) LEAF EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
GELIDIUM CARTILAGINEUM (RED ALGAE) EXTRACT
GELIDIUM CARTILAGINEUM EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: None
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) ROOT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Fair
POLYGONUM FAGOPYRUM SEED EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
PADINA PAVONICA THALLUS EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
CHLORELLA VULGARIS (DERMOCHLORELLA ALGAE) EXTRACT
CHLORELLA VULGARIS EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
LAMINARIA DIGITATA (HORSETAIL KELP) EXTRACT
LAMINARIA DIGITATA EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-8None Identified
Data: None
PHYTOSPHINGOSINENone Identified
Data: Limited
YEAST POLYSACCHARIDESNone Identified
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) FLOWER WAXNone Identified
Data: Limited
DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER-3None Identified
Data: None
POLYSILICONE-11None Identified
Data: None
TETRAHEXYLDECYL ASCORBATENone Identified
Data: None
DIPALMITOYL HYDROXYPROLINENone Identified
Data: None
POLYQUATERNIUM-51None Identified
Data: Limited
PROPYLENE GLYCOL DIETHYLHEXANOATENone Identified
Data: None
TOURMALINENone Identified
Data: Limited
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) SEED MEAL
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS SEED MEAL (SWEET ALMOND)
None Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROGENATED POLYISOBUTENENone Identified
Data: Limited
ALGAE EXTRACT
ALGAE (SEAWEED) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM GLUCONATENone Identified
Data: Fair
CALCIUM GLUCONATENone Identified
Data: Fair
MAGNESIUM GLUCONATENone Identified
Data: Fair
PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (GERANIUM) FLOWER OILOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
MENTHA SPICATA (SPEARMINT) OIL
MENTHA VIRIDIS (SPEARMINT)
None Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCINE SOJA PROTEINNone Identified
Data: Fair
HYDROLYZED ALGINNone Identified
Data: Fair
ACETYL GLUCOSAMINENone Identified
Data: Fair
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
SYNTHETIC FLUORPHLOGOPITENone Identified
Data: Limited
HEDIONE
METHYLDIHYDROJASMONATE
None Identified
Data: Limited
TREHALOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OILNone Identified
Data: Fair
NIACINNone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM HYALURONATENone Identified
Data: Fair
CAPRYLYL GLYCOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
BUTYLENE GLYCOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Limited
HEXYLENE GLYCOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
VITAMIN E SUCCINATE
TOCOPHERYL SUCCINATE
Cancer
Data: Limited
CAFFEINEPersistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Good
CHOLESTEROLPersistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Fair
ISODODECANEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
NYLON-12Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ISONONYL ISONONANOATEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM PCAUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust
SEA SALTInnocuous
Data: Robust
SUCROSEInnocuous
Data: Robust


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