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Beauty Without Cruelty Waterproof Mascara - Cocoa

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Beauty Without Cruelty Waterproof Mascara - Cocoa 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 Waterproof Mascara - Cocoa is 3.

Data last updated: May 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

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
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good

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

Limited

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

Limited
SD ALCOHOL 1
Appeared as: ALCOHOL DENAT.

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN WAX
Appeared as: ORYZA SATIVA BRAN CERA (RICEWAX)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDES

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/WATER

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
Appeared as: CERA CARNAUBA (CARNAUBAWAX)

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

None

Limited
HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL
Appeared as: HYDROGENATED CASTER OIL

None
RHUS VERNICIFLUA PEEL WAX
Appeared as: RHUSVERNICIFLUA PEEL CERA (JAPANESE FRUITWAX)

Limited

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

None
PANTHENYL TRIACETATE
Appeared as: PANTHENYLTRIACETATE (VITAMIN B5)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL

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

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:

Aqua/water, Isododecane, Isoparaffin,Oryza Sativa Bran Cera (RiceWax), Cera Carnauba (CarnaubaWax),Vp/eicosene Copolymer, Polyglyceryl-4 Isostearate, Polyethylene, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Hydrogenated Caster Oil, RhusVerniciflua Peel Cera (Japanese FruitWax), Dimethicone, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Potassium Sorbate,Alcohol Denat., PanthenylTriacetate (Vitamin B5),Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Trimethylsiloxysilicate,Triethanolamine, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Ascorbyl Palmitate (Vitamin E), Iron Oxides.

Directions from packaging:

Use as you would any fine mascara.

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