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Beauty Without Cruelty Purifying Facial Mask

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Beauty Without Cruelty Purifying Facial Mask product label collected on May 16, 2017 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 Beauty Without Cruelty Purifying Facial Mask is 2.

Data last updated: May 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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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)

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL ACETATE

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERINE

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) OIL

Limited

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) EXTRACT

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Fair

Limited

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

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.

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:

Purified water, kaolin, montmorillonite, glycerine, Hamamelis virginiana (witch hazel) distillate, zinc oxide, magnesium aluminum silicate, stearic acid, sodium pca, Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) oil*, magnesium ascorbyl phosphate, panthenol, Hamamelis virginiana (witch hazel) extract, Anthemis nobilis (chamomile) extract,* Lavandula angustifolia (lavender) extract*, allantoin, tocopherol acetate, citric acid, phenoxyethanol, ethyl hexyl glycerin, Cananga odorata (ylang ylang) oil*, Lavandula angustifolia (lavender) oil*, Lavandula hybrida (lavandin) oil*.

Directions from packaging:

Apply twice weekly or as needed to freshly cleansed skin. Avoid eye area. Leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly with warm water and follow with a cool water splash. Gently pat dry.

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