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Yes to Blueberries Age Refresh Eye Firming Treatment (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Yes to Blueberries Age Refresh Eye Firming Treatment (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 04, 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 Yes to Blueberries Age Refresh Eye Firming Treatment (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_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) EXTRACT
Appeared as: BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) EXTRACT (WHITE BIRCH)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN OIL
Appeared as: RICE BRAN (ORYZA SATIVA)

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited
VACCINIUM ANGUSTIFOLIUM (BLUEBERRY) FRUIT JUICE
Appeared as: VACCINIUM CYANOCOCCUS JUICE (BLUEBERRY)

Robust

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

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCOS NUCIFERA OIL (COCONUT)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

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

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL (JOJOBA

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Limited

None
SPILANTHES ACMELLA FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: SPILANTHES ACMELLA FLOWER EXTRACT (PARACRESS)

Limited
PYRUS MALUS (APPLE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PYRUS MALUS FRUIT EXTRACT (APPLE)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (NATURAL VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX
Appeared as: CANDELILLA CERA (EUPHORBIA CERIFOLIA WAX)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA)
Appeared as: JOJOBA

Limited
POLYGLYCERIN-3
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERYL 3 ESTHERS

Limited
BEESWAX
Appeared as: BEESWAX (APIS MELLIFERA)

Fair

Limited

Limited
SODIUM STEAROYL LACTYLATE
Appeared as: SODIUM STEARYL LACTYLATE

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair
CYAMOPSIS TETRAGONOLOBA (GUAR) GUM
Appeared as: CYAMOPSIS TETRAGONOLOBA GUM (GUAR)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Vaccinium Cyanococcus Juice (Blueberry), Water, Glycerin, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil (Sunflower), Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil (Olive), Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Cocos Nucifera Oil (Coconut), Glyceryl Stearate, Capric/Caprylic Triglyceride, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil (Jojoba, Certified Organic Ingredient), Cetyl Alcohol, Methyl Glucose Sesquistearate, Sucrose Stearate, Spilanthes Acmella Flower Extract (Paracress), Pyrus Malus Fruit Extract (Apple), Betula Alba (Birch) Extract (White Birch), Tocopherol (Natural Vitamin E), Candelilla Cera (Euphorbia Cerifolia Wax), Jojoba, Rice Bran (Oryza Sativa), Polyglyceryl 3 Esthers, Beeswax (Apis Mellifera), Xanthan Gum, Cetearyl Alcohol, Sodium Stearyl Lactylate, Phenethyl Alcohol, Behenyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Caprylate, Cyamopsis Tetragonoloba Gum (Guar)

Directions from packaging:

Using ring finger, dab a small amount around eyes and orbital bone twice a day to combat those pesky fine lines.

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