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DeVita Skin Care Solar Body Moisturizer, SPF 30+ (2014 Formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the DeVita Skin Care Solar Body Moisturizer, SPF 30+ (2014 Formulation) product label collected on March 26, 2014 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 DeVita Skin Care Solar Body Moisturizer, SPF 30+ (2014 Formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: March 2014

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Occupational hazards
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: ZINC OXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (PURIFIED)

Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: CAPRIC/CAPRYLIC TRIGLYCERIDES (DERIVED FROM COCONUT OIL)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited

Fair
HYALURONIC ACID
Appeared as: HYALURONIC ACID (VEGAN SOURCE)

Limited

None
OLIVE SQUALANE
Appeared as: SQUALANE (OLIVE)

Limited
PANTHENOL
Appeared as: PANTHENOL (VITAMIN B5)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL† (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
SODIUM PCA
Appeared as: NAPCA

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

None
ROSA MOSCHATA (MUSK ROSE) OIL
Appeared as: ROSA MOSCHATA (ROSE HIPS) OIL

Limited
CENTELLA ASIATICA (GOTU KOLA)
Appeared as: CENTELLA ASIATICA (GOTO KOLA)

Limited

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

Fair

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Good
CHONDRUS CRISPUS (CARRAGEENAN)
Appeared as: CHONDRUS CRISPUS (IRISH MOSS)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVANDULA OFFICINALIS (LAVENDER) ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) OIL
Appeared as: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER ESSENTIAL OIL

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

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

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Zinc oxide 19%. INACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Aloe barbadensis* (aloe vera gel), Water (purified), Camellia sinensis (Japanese green tea) leaf extract, Capric/caprylic triglycerides (derived from coconut oil), Glycerin (vegetable), Butyrospermum parkii (shea butter), Olea europaea (olive) oil, Lecithin phospholipid, Hyaluronic acid (vegan source), Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) seed oil*, Squalane (olive), Panthenol (vitamin B5), Tocopherol† (vitamin E), NaPCA, Rosa moschata (rose hips) oil, Centella asiatica (goto kola), Copper gluconate, Mag- nesium ascorbyl phosphate, Fucus vesiculosis (seaweed) extract, Allantoin, Sodium riboflavin phosphate, Chondrus crispus (Irish moss), Lavandula officinalis* (lavender) essential oil, Anthemis nobilis* (chamomile) flower essential oil, Vitis vinifera* (grape) seed extract.

Directions from packaging:

Apply liberally on the body prior to sun exposure. Safe for adults and children. Some doctors recommend applying sun screen the night before and again in the morning prior to sun exposure. Reapply every 90 minutes or after swimming, excessive perspiring or anytime after towel drying. Safe for adults and children. Apply liberally on the face and neck prior to sun exposure. Some doctors recommend applying sun sccreen the hight before and again in the morning to build up a resevior of sun protection in the skin. Reapply every 90 minutes or anytime after towel drying. WIth any new product a patch test is recommended.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only When using this product, keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. Stop use and ask a doctor if rash or irritation develops and lasts. For children under six months of age, please consult your physician.

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