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eau thermale Avene Tinted Compact, Honey, SPF 50 (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the eau thermale Avene Tinted Compact, Honey, SPF 50 (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 01, 2016 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 eau thermale Avene Tinted Compact, Honey, SPF 50 (2016 formulation) is 1.

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Data last updated: July 2016

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
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • 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)

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE)
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: ZINC OXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

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

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

Limited

Limited

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-3 OLEATE
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERYL 3

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER/EAU/AQUA

Limited
BEESWAX
Appeared as: BEESWAX (APIS MELLIFERA) (CERA ALBA)

Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: CAPRIC/CAPRYLIC TRIGLYCERIDE

Limited
MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX (CERA MICROCRISTALLINA)
Appeared as: MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX/CIRE MICROCRISTALLINE (CERA MICROCRISTALLINA)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

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

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

Limited
ULTRAMARINES
Appeared as: ULTRAMARINE BLUE VIOLET (CI 77007)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredients: Titanium Dioxide (18%), Zinc Oxide (4.9% Sunscreen)Inactive Ingredients: Dimethicone, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Phenyl Trimethicone, Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Squalane, Polyethylene, Ethylhexyl Hydroxystearate, Silica, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Polyglyceryl 3, Diisostearate, Water/Eau/Aqua, Beeswax (Apis Mellifera) (Cera Alba), Capric/Caprylic Triglyceride, Microcrystalline Wax/Cire Microcristalline (Cera Microcristallina), Phenoxyethanol Tocopheryl Glucoside, Tribehenin, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491), (CI 77492), (CI 77499), Ultramarine Blue Violet (CI 77007)

Directions from packaging:

Apply generously and evenly 15 minutes before sun exposure and as needed. Children under 6 months of age: ask a health professional. Reapply as needed or after swimming, perspiring heavily and washing.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove if contact with eyes occurs. Stop use and ask a doctor if: rash or irritation develops. If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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