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ARCONA Overnight Cellular Repair Complex (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the ARCONA Overnight Cellular Repair Complex (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 ARCONA Overnight Cellular Repair Complex (old formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
SD ALCOHOL 1
Appeared as: ALCOHOL DENAT.

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

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

Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) PEEL OIL

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair
ACACIA SENEGAL GUM
Appeared as: ACACIA GUM

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

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

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

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA (ROSE HIP) FRUIT OIL (*)

None

Limited

None
NYMPHAEA COERULEA FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: NYMPHAEA COERULEA FLOWER (BLUE LOTUS) EXTRACT

Limited
CALLUNA VULGARIS (HEATHER) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALLUNA VULGARIS (HEATHER) FLOWER EXTRACT

None

None
GREVILLEA SPECIOSA (RED SPIDER FLOWER) EXTRACT
Appeared as: GREVILLEA SPECIOSA FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited
ANIGOZANTHOS FLAVIDUS (KANGAROO PAW) LEAF/ FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ANIGOZANTHOS MANGLESII FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) LEAF

Limited
PAPAVER RHOEAS (CORN POPPY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PAPAVER RHOEAS PETAL EXTRACT

Fair

None

Fair

Limited

Fair
PHYTOSTEROLS
Appeared as: PHYTOSTEROL

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited
MELIA AZADIRACHTA LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: MELIA AZADIRACHTA (NEEM) LEAF EXTRACT

None

Limited
ECLIPTA PROSTRATA (FALSE DAISY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ECLIPTA PROSTRATA EXTRACT

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), Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil *, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Squalane, Cetearyl Olivate, Ribes Nigrum (Black Currant) Seed Oil, Cetearyl Alcohol, Alcohol Denat., Polysorbate 60, Glycerin*, Rosa Canina (Rose Hip) Fruit Oil (*), Sorbitan Olivate, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil (*), Nymphaea Coerulea Flower (Blue Lotus) Extract, Calluna Vulgaris (Heather) Flower Extract, Banksia Serrata Flower Extract, Grevillea Speciosa Flower Extract, Anigozanthos Manglesii Flower Extract, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Leaf, Papaver Rhoeas Petal Extract, Rutin, Magnolia Grandiflora Bark Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil (*), Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil, Resveratrol, Acacia Gum, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Phytosterol, Ursolic Acid, Tocotrienols, Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil, Tocopherol (D-alpha), Potassium Sorbate, Caprylyl Glycol, Melia Azadirachta (Neem) Leaf Extract, Moringa Pterygosperma Seed Oil, Eclipta Prostrata Extract

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