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Black Radiance Indelibly Sheer Lip Tint, Copper Bronze (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Black Radiance Indelibly Sheer Lip Tint, Copper Bronze (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 Black Radiance Indelibly Sheer Lip Tint, Copper Bronze (old formulation) is 4.

Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Fair
VAT RED 1
Appeared as: RED 30 (CI 73360)

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

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
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDES (CI 77489 CI 77491 CI 77492 CI 77499)

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

Fair

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

Limited

Limited

None

None

None
TRIDECYL TRIMELLITATE
Appeared as: TRIDECYL TRIMELITATE

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

Limited

Limited

None

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None
C10-30 CHOLESTEROL/ LANOSTEROL ESTERS
Appeared as: C10 30 CHOLESTEROL/LANESTEROL

Limited

None
MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA (MACADAMIA) NUT BUTTER
Appeared as: MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA (NUT) BUTTER

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

Limited
NELUMBO NUCIFERA (SACRED LOTUS) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: NELUMBO NUCIFERA STAMEN EXTRACT

None

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)

None
D&C RED 28 ALUMINUM LAKE
Appeared as: RED 28 LAKE (CI 45410)

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

None

None
FD&C BLUE 1 ALUMINUM LAKE
Appeared as: BLUE 1 LAKE (CI 42090)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Ozokerite, Bis Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate 2, Pentaerythrityl Tetraisostearate, Tridecyl Trimelitate, Octyldodecanol, VP/Hexadecene Copolymer, Phenylpropyldimethylsiloxysilicate, Neopentyl Glycol Dicaprylate/Dicaprate, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Tridecyl Stearate, C10 30 Cholesterol/Lanesterol, Beeswax, Propylparaben, Tocopheryl Acetate, BHT, Macadamia Ternifolia (Nut) Butter, Octyldodecyl Stearate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Tribehenin, Sorbitan Isostearate, Nelumbo Nucifera Stamen Extract, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Iron Oxides (CI 77489, CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Mica, Red 30 (CI 73360), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Red 7 Lake (CI 15850), Red 28 Lake (CI 45410), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 15850), Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090)

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