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Luminance Skincare Facial Moisturizer, deep hydration (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Luminance Skincare Facial Moisturizer, deep hydration (old formulation) product label collected on August 18, 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 Luminance Skincare Facial Moisturizer, deep hydration (old formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: August 2014

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
SYMPHYTUM OFFICINALE (COMFREY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: COMFRY EXTRACT

• Cancer (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (high)

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSE HIPS EXTRACT

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

Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) OIL
Appeared as: GERMAN BLUE CHAMOMILE ESSENTIAL OILS

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)

None

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

Limited
ALEURITES MOLUCCANA (KUKUI) SEED OIL
Appeared as: KUKUI OIL

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ARGAN OIL

Limited
LIMNANTHES VERSICOLOR (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: MEADOWFOAM OIL

Limited
OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) OIL
Appeared as: EVENING PRIMROSE OIL

None

Limited
RAPHANUS SATIVUS (RADISH) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: RED RADISH ROOT EXTRACT

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: NATURAL VITAMIN E

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

None
TAMARINDUS INDICA SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: TAMARIND SEED EXTRACT

Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) SEED OIL
Appeared as: RASPBERRY SEED EXTRACT

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SEA BUCKHORN EXTRACT

None
OCIMUM TENUIFLORUM EXTRACT
Appeared as: HOLY BASIL EXTRACT

Limited
CALEDULA OFFICINALIS EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALENDULA EXTRACT

Limited
CALOPHYLIUM TACAMAHACA (TAMANU) SEED OIL
Appeared as: TAMANU EXTRACT

Limited
LONICERA CAPRIFOLIUM (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: HONEY SUCKLE EXTRACT

Limited

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:

Organic Lavender Water, Jojoba Oil, Kukui Oil, Argan Oil. Meadowfoam Oil, Evening Primrose Oil, Sorbitan Olivate: From Olive Skins, Red Radish Root Extract To Preserve. Natural Vitamin E. 100% Pure German Blue Chamomile Essential Oils. Organic Co2 Extractions: Tamarind Seed, Raspberry Seed, Comfry, Sea Buckhorn, Holy Basil, Calendula, Tamanu, Honey Suckle, Rose Hips, & Lavender. Craftsmanship And Care.

Directions from packaging:

n/a

Warnings from packaging:

n/a

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