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DERMAdoctor wrinkle REVENGE Wrinkle Revenge rescue & protect eye balm (2013 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the DERMAdoctor wrinkle REVENGE Wrinkle Revenge rescue & protect eye balm (2013 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 DERMAdoctor wrinkle REVENGE Wrinkle Revenge rescue & protect eye balm (2013 formulation) is 6.

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 MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (moderate)

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (moderate)

Limited

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• 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)

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

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES and OXAZOLIDINE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

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

Fair
DECAMETHYLCYCLOPENTASILOXANE
Appeared as: CYCLOMETHICONE

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/WATER/EAU (WATER)

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

None

Limited

Limited

None

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA)
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS (WHITE TEA) (WHITE TEA LEAF EXTRACT)

None

Limited

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

Fair

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Limited
SODIUM STEAROYL LACTYLATE
Appeared as: SODIUM STEARYL LACTYLATE

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

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

Limited
SODIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE
Appeared as: SODIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE (VITAMIN C)

Limited
MACROCYSTIS PYRIFERA EXTRACT
Appeared as: MACROCYSTIS PYRIFERA (KELP) EXTRACT

Limited
SPIRULINA MAXIMA (ALGAE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SPIRULINA MAXIMA EXTRACT

None
FUCUS VESICULOSIS (BLADDERWRACK) EXTRACT
Appeared as: FUCUS VESICULOSUS (BLADDERWRACK) EXTRACT

Good
CHONDRUS CRISPUS (CARRAGEENAN)
Appeared as: CARRAGEENAN (CHONDRUS CRISPUS) (CARRAGEENAN EXTRACT)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Limited
CETRARIA ISLANDICA (ICELAND MOSS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CETRARIA ISLANDICA EXTRACT (ICELAND MOSS)

Fair
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE)
Appeared as: VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) (GRAPE SEED EXTRACT)

Limited
ILEX PARAGUARIENSIS (MATE) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ILEX PARAGUARIENSIS (PARAGUAY TEA LEAF EXTRACT)

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair
UBIQUINONE
Appeared as: UBIQUINONE (COENZYME Q10)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

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/Eau (Water), Capric/Caprylic Triglyceride, Palmitoyl Pentapeptide 4, Hesperidin Methyl Chalcone, Steareth 20, Dipeptide 2, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide 7, Camellia Sinensis (White Tea) (White Tea Leaf Extract), Glycerin, Methyl Gluceth 20, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, Stearic Acid, Polyethylene, Sodium Stearyl Lactylate, Caffeine, Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C), Propylene Glycol, Macrocystis Pyrifera (Kelp) Extract, Spirulina Maxima Extract, Fucus Vesiculosus (Bladderwrack) Extract, Carrageenan (Chondrus Crispus) (Carrageenan Extract), Nasturtium Officinale (Watercress) Extract, Cetraria Islandica Extract (Iceland Moss), Vitis Vinifera (Grape) (Grape Seed Extract), Ilex Paraguariensis (Paraguay Tea Leaf Extract), Lecithin, Superoxide Dismutase, Butylene Glycol, Saccharomyces Lysate Extract, Squalane, Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q10), Retinyl Acetate (Vitamin A), Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Dimethicone, Cyclomethicone, Acrylates/C10 30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Carbomer, Disodium EDTA, Polysorbate 20, PPG 2 Myristyl Ether Propionate, Amino Methyl Propanol, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Ethylparaben, Propylparaben, Butylparaben, Isobutylparaben

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