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Revlon PhotoReady Eye Primer & Brightener (2014 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Revlon PhotoReady Eye Primer & Brightener (2014 formulation) product label collected on November 12, 2014 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 Revlon PhotoReady Eye Primer & Brightener (2014 formulation) is 2.

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Data last updated: November 2014

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited

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

None

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

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

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

Fair

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

Fair

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

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

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

Robust

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Robust

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None

None

Limited

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

None

Limited

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

Fair

Limited

Limited

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

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

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water (Aqua), Dimethicone, Isododecane, Trisiloxane, Boron Nitride, Butylene Glycol, PEG/PPG 18/18 Dimethicone, Glycerin, Sodium Chloride, Phenyl Trimethicone, Tribehenin, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Dimethicone/Bis Isobutyl PPG 20 Crosspolymer, Propylene Carbonate, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, Methoxy Amodimethicone/Silsequioxane Copolymer, Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer, Silica Silylate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Methicone, Silica, Alumina, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Tetrasodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, 1, 2 Hexanediol, Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)

Directions from packaging:

Turn base. To prime: Apply under eyes and on bare eyelids. To brighten: Apply under eyes, to inner/outer corners of eyes, or anywhere on face to instantly brighten.

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