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Dr. Brandt Lineless Lines No More for Lips (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Dr. Brandt Lineless Lines No More for Lips (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 Dr. Brandt Lineless Lines No More for Lips (old formulation) is 5.

Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

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
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

Fair
POLYACRYLAMIDE
Appeared as: POLYACRYAMIDE

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

Fair
BHT

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• 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)

Fair
UNSPECIFIED FLAVOR
Appeared as: FLAVOR (AROMA)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)
• Contamination concerns (ACRYLIC ACID)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

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

Limited

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

Fair

None

Limited
BEESWAX
Appeared as: BEESWAX (APIS MELLIFERA) (CERA ALBA)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None
PVP/ DIMETHICONYLACRYLATE COPOLYMER
Appeared as: VP DIMETHICONYLACRYLATE COPOLYMER

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
PORTULACA (PURSLANE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PORTULACA PILOSA EXTRACT

Limited

None

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) ESTERS
Appeared as: JOJOBA ESTERS

Limited

None

Limited
CAPRYLYL GLYCOL
Appeared as: CAPRYL GLYCOL

None

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

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

Fair
ALLANTOIN
Appeared as: ALLANTOIN (COMFREY ROOT)

Limited

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

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

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

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Good

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

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 (Aqua), Helianthus Annus Seed Oil (Sunflower), Vegetable Oil (Olus Oil), Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla Cera) Wax (Candelilla), Stearic Acid, Propylene Glycol Stearate SE, Beeswax (Apis Mellifera) (Cera Alba), Cetyl Alcohol, VP Dimethiconylacrylate Copolymer, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Tribehenin, Sorbitan Isostearate, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, Portulaca Pilosa Extract, Sucrose Cocoate, Palmitoyl Tripeptide 38, Jojoba Esters, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Acetyl Octapeptide 3, Capryl Glycol, Glycerin, Tripeptide 29, Sodium Hyaluronate (Hyaluronic Acid), Silica, Allantoin (Comfrey Root), Tocopheryl Acetate, Butylene Glycol, Camellia Sinenis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Vitis Vinifera Seed Extract (Grape), Polyacryamide, C13 14 Isoparaffin, Laureth 7, Sodium Polyacrylate, Disodium EDTA, Potassium Sorbate, BHT, Phenoxyethanol, Hexylene Glycol, Flavor (Aroma), Limonene

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