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Perricone MD Cold Plasma Eye (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Perricone MD Cold Plasma Eye (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 Perricone MD Cold Plasma Eye (old formulation) is 4.

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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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: PARFUM (FRAGRANCE)

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

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

Limited

Fair

Fair

None
TETRAHEXYLDECYL ASCORBATE
Appeared as: TETRAHEXYLDECYL ASCORBATE (VITAMIN C)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

Fair
DOCOSAHEXAENOIC ACID
Appeared as: DOCOSAHEXAENOIC ACID (DHA)

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

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

Limited

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

Limited

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

Fair
ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ELAEIS GUINEENIS (PALM) KERNEL OIL

Fair

Limited

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (NATURAL VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

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

None

None

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua/Water/Eau (Water), Cetearyl Alcohol, Phosphatidylcholine, Isopropyl Palmitate, Glycerin, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate (Vitamin C), Glyceryl Stearate, PEG 100 Stearate, Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA), Squalane, Butylene Glycol, Benzyl Alcohol, Magnesium Aspartate, Zinc Gluconate, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Disodium EDTA, Farnesol, Oligopeptide 17, Elaeis Guineenis (Palm) Kernel Oil, Carbomer, Copper Gluconate, Tocotrienols, Polysorbate 20, Tocopherol (Natural Vitamin E), Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Parfum (Fragrance), Hydroxycitronellal, Linalool, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Palmitoyl, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7

Directions from packaging:

Dr. Perricone recommends applying twice per day under and above the eye. Reapply as needed throughout the day for instant hydration.

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