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Vincent Longo Wet Pearl Lipstick For Lips, Sweet Samba (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Vincent Longo Wet Pearl Lipstick For Lips, Sweet Samba (old 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 Vincent Longo Wet Pearl Lipstick For Lips, Sweet Samba (old formulation) is 7.

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Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair

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

Fair
OCTINOXATE
Appeared as: OCTYL METHOXYCINNAMATE

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair
VITAMIN D3
Appeared as: CHOLECALCIUM ROL

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

Fair

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

Fair
UNSPECIFIED FLAVOR
Appeared as: FLAVOR

Fair
BHT

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

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

Fair
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Appeared as: RICINUS COMMUNIS SEED OIL (CASTOR)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

None

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Fair

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

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

None

None

None

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

• Cancer (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
VP/ HEXADECENE COPOLYMER
Appeared as: PVP/HEXADECENE COPOLYMER

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Fair

Limited
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)
Appeared as: ASCORBYL PALMITATE

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO SEED BUTTER

Limited
LAMINARIA OCHROLEUCA (KELP) EXTRACT
Appeared as: LAMINARIA OCHROLEUCA

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Limited
CERAMIDE NP
Appeared as: CERAMIDE 3

None

None
HYDROLYZED GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS
Appeared as: HYDROPOLYZED LYCOSAMINOGLYCANS

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

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

Limited
D&C RED 7 LAKE
Appeared as: RED 7 LAKE (CI 15850)

• Use restrictions (low)

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:

Ricinus Communis Seed Oil (Castor), Isostearyl Palmitate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Lanolin, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Beeswax, Isopropyl Lanolate, Cetyl Acetate, Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol, Petrolatum, Polybutene, Ethylhexyl Hydroxystearate, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Isocetyl Stearate, Propylene Glycol Myristyl Ether Acetate, Caprylic/Capric/Myristic/Stearic Triglyceride, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, PVP/Hexadecene Copolymer, Flavor, Cetyl Alcohol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Propylparaben, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut), BHT, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil, Zea Mays (Corn) Oil, Retinyl Palmitate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter, Octyl Methoxycinnamate, Laminaria Ochroleuca, Cholesterol, Ceramide 3, Cholecalcium Rol, Sodium Hydronate, Hydropolyzed Lycosaminoglycans, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Mica, Red 7 Lake (CI 15850)

Directions from packaging:

Shimmer lipsticks last longer when applied over defined lips.  Use our Lip Pencil in a coordinating shade to shape and contour your mouth.  Beginning in the center of your lips, use a Lip Brush to paint a thin layer of Wet Pearl color.  Completely paint lips up to and including the lip line.  Blot and paint a second layer. 

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