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Borghese Piedi Vitale Therapeutic Foot Creme (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Borghese Piedi Vitale Therapeutic Foot Creme (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 Borghese Piedi Vitale Therapeutic Foot Creme (old formulation) is 8.

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Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
RETINYL ACETATE (VITMIN A ACETATE)
Appeared as: RETINYL ACETATE (VITAMIN A)

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited
POTASSIUM SILICATE
Appeared as: MINERAL SALT (POTASSIUM SILICATE)

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

Limited

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

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Limited
CITRUS ARANTIUM DULCIS EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) FRUIT EXTRACT (ORANGE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

None

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Good

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

Robust

Limited

None

Limited

Limited

Limited
SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT (SUGAR CANE)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL
Appeared as: CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL EXTRACT (LEMON)

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
ACER SACCHARUM (SUGAR MAPLE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ACER SACCHARUM (SUGAR MAPLE) EXTRACT (SUGAR MAPLE)

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

Fair
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) OIL
Appeared as: GLYCINE SOJA OIL (SOYBEAN)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (NATURAL VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Robust
SEA SALT
Appeared as: SEA SALT (MARIS SAL)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
ADENOSINE 5'-(TETRAHYDROGEN TRIPHOSPHATE), SODIUM SALT
Appeared as: ADENOSINE 5' TRIPHOSPHATE DISODIUM SALT (ATP)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE
Appeared as: MAGNESIUM ALUMINIUM SILICATE

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

None

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited
CERAMIDE 2
Appeared as: CERAMIDE COMPLEX 2

Limited

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)

Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water (Aqua), Vaccinium Myrtillus (Bilberry) Extract, Dioctyldodecyl Dodecanedioate, Cetyl Acetate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Saccharum Officinarum (Sugar Cane) Extract (Sugar Cane), Glyceryl Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Extract (Lemon), Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Extract (Orange), Acer Saccharum (Sugar Maple) Extract (Sugar Maple), Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil (Sunflower), Glycine Soja Oil (Soybean), Tocopherol (Natural Vitamin E), Retinyl Acetate (Vitamin A), Sea Salt (Maris Sal), Fragrance (Parfum), Collagen Amino Acids, Adenosine 5' Triphosphate Disodium Salt (ATP), Hydrolyzed Collagen, Hyaluronic Acid, Atelocollagen, Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, Xanthan Gum, Mineral Salt (Potassium Silicate), Butylene Glycol, Magnesium Aluminium Silicate, Polysorbate 60, Ceteareth 20, PEG 100 Stearate, C12 15 Alkyl Benzoate, Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol, Propylene Glycol Dicaprate, Squalane, Ceramide Complex 2, Ceramide 4, Lecithin, Propylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Benzyl Benzoate, Benzyl Salicylate, Citronellol, Farnesol, Geraniol, Limonene, Linalool

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