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Lab Series Skincare for Men Treat - Oil Control Daily Hydrator (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lab Series Skincare for Men Treat - Oil Control Daily Hydrator (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 Lab Series Skincare for Men Treat - Oil Control Daily Hydrator (old formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: July 2013

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
  • 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
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Limited

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E)

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

None

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair
SORBIC ACID
Appeared as: SORBIC ACID (A PRESERVATIVE)

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

Limited
MURASAKI401
Appeared as: EXT D&C VIOLET 2 (CI 60730) (CI 60730)

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CI 42090
Appeared as: BLUE 1 LAKE (CI 42090) (CI 42090)

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

Robust

None

Limited

Robust
SUCROSE
Appeared as: SUCROSE (SUGAR)

Fair

None
DIMETHICONE/ VINYL DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER
Appeared as: DIMETHICONE/VINYL DIMETHICONE COPOLYMER

Limited

Limited

Limited
LAMINARIA SACCHARINA (SUGAR KELP) EXTRACT
Appeared as: LAMINARIA SACCHARIANA (ALGAE) EXTRACT

Limited
TRITICUM VULGARE (WHEAT) GERM EXTRACT
Appeared as: TRITICUM VULGARE (WHEAT GERM) GERM EXTRACT

Limited
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE
Appeared as: MAGNESIUM ALUMINIUM SILICATE

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

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

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Fair
HYALURONIC ACID
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALURONATE (HYALURONIC ACID)

Limited
ALGAE EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALGAE (SEAWEED) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

Limited
1,10-DECANEDIOL
Appeared as: 1 10 DECANDIOL

Limited

Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Limited

Limited

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:

Water, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Polysilicone 11, Butylene Glycol, Polysorbate 40, Sucrose (Sugar), Acetyl Glucosamine, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Copolymer, Salvia Sclarea (Clary Sage) Extract, Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Laminaria Sacchariana (Algae) Extract, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat Germ) Germ Extract, Magnesium Aluminium Silicate, Hordeum Vulgare (Barley) Extract, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint), Anthemis Nobilis (Roman Chamomile) Flower Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria), Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Cholesterol, Caffeine, Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Polyacrylamide, Algae (Seaweed) Extract, Caprylyl Glycol, Glyceryl Polymethacrylate, Myristyl Alcohol, PEG/PPG 20/20 Dimethicone, Isopentyldiol, 1, 10 Decandiol, PEG 8, Laureth 7, Squalane, C13 14 Isoparaffin, Glycyrrhetinic Acid, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Phospholipids, 10 Hydroxydecanoic Acid, Sebacic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Sorbic Acid (A Preservative), Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090) (CI 42090), Ext D&C Violet 2 (CI 60730) (CI 60730)

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