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Borghese Dolce Notte Reenergizing Night Cream (2013 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Borghese Dolce Notte Reenergizing Night Cream (2013 formulation) product label collected on July 23, 2013 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 Borghese Dolce Notte Reenergizing Night Cream (2013 formulation) is 7.

Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
RETINYL ACETATE (VITMIN A ACETATE)
Appeared as: RETINYL ACETATE (VITAMIN A)

Cancer (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
Biochemical or cellular level changes (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (FORMALDEHYDE)

Fair
VITAMIN D3
Appeared as: CHOLECALCIFEROL (VITAMIN D3)

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Good

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (PAHS)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (moderate)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
POTASSIUM SILICATE
Appeared as: MINERAL SALT (POTASSIUM SILICATE)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
DECAMETHYLCYCLOPENTASILOXANE
Appeared as: CYCLOMETHICONE

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS (ITALIAN CYPRESS) OIL
Appeared as: CYPRESS (CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS) (CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS OIL)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

None
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC/ STEARIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: CAPRIC/CAPRYLIC STEARIC TRIGLYCERIDE

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

Fair

Limited

Limited
GERANIUM MACULATUM (SPOTTED CRANESBILL) OIL
Appeared as: GERANIUM (MACULATUM OIL)

Limited
ANIBA ROSAEODORA (ROSEWOOD) OIL
Appeared as: ROSEWOOD (ANIBA ROSAEODORA) (ANIBA ROSAEODOR OIL)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
OCIMUM SANCTUM (HOLY BASIL) OIL
Appeared as: BASIL (OCIMUM BASILCUM) (OCIMUM BASILCUM OIL)

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) OIL
Appeared as: CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (CHAMOMILE) (ANTHEMIS NOBILIS OIL)

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
MALLOW
Appeared as: MALLOW (MALYA SYLVESTRIS) (MALVA SYLVESTRIS EXTRACT)

Limited
BISABOLOL
Appeared as: BISABOLOL (L-ALPHA)

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALOE VERA (ALOE BARBADENSIS) EXTRACT

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
HYALURONIC ACID
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALURONATE (HYALURONIC ACID)

Limited

Limited

Fair
ALLANTOIN
Appeared as: ALLANTOIN (COMFREY ROOT)

Fair

Robust
SEA SALT
Appeared as: SEA SALT (MARIS SAL)

Limited
ADENOSINE 5'-(TETRAHYDROGEN TRIPHOSPHATE), SODIUM SALT
Appeared as: ADENOSINE 5' TRIPHOSPHATE DISODIUM SALT (ATP)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)

Good
LIMONENE
Appeared as: D LIMONENE

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water (Aqua), Capric/Caprylic Stearic Triglyceride, Butylene Glycol, Octyldodecanol, Isostearyl Neopentanoate, Myristyl Propionate, PEG 40 Stearate, Glyceryl Stearate, Myristyl Myristate, Cyclomethicone, Dimethicone, Petrolatum, Retinyl Acetate (Vitamin A), Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3), Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Pyridoxine HCl, Dimethiconol, Geranium (Maculatum Oil), Rosewood (Aniba Rosaeodora) (Aniba Rosaeodor Oil), Basil (Ocimum Basilcum) (Ocimum Basilcum Oil), Chamomilla Recutita (Chamomile) (Anthemis Nobilis Oil), Cypress (Cupressus Sempervirens) (Cupressus Sempervirens Oil), Mallow (Malya Sylvestris) (Malva Sylvestris Extract), Bisabolol (L-Alpha), Aloe Vera (Aloe Barbadensis) Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Sorbitan Tristearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Allantoin (Comfrey Root), Carbomer, Triethanolamine, Mineral Salt (Potassium Silicate), Sea Salt (Maris Sal), Adenosine 5' Triphosphate Disodium Salt (ATP), Collagen Amino Acids, Glycosaminoglycans, Soluble Collagen, Trisodium EDTA, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Ethylparaben, Imidazolidinyl Urea Citronellol, Geraniol, Linalool, D Limonene

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