Revlon Precision Lash Adhesive (2016 formulation)
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EWG scientists reviewed the Revlon Precision Lash Adhesive (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 Revlon Precision Lash Adhesive (2016 formulation) is 3.
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Data last updated: July 2016
Cancer: Ingredients linked to cancer in government, industry or academic studies or assessments.
Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
Developmental and reproductive toxicity: Ingredients linked to developmental and reproductive toxicity, a broad class of health effects that range from infertility and reproductive organ cancers to birth defects and developmental delays in children.
Allergies & Immunotoxicity
Allergies and immunotoxicity: Ingredients linked to harm to the immune system, a class of health problems that manifest as allergic reactions or an impaired capacity to fight disease and repair damaged tissue in the body.
Use restrictions: Ingredients restricted or prohibited for use in cosmetics, according to industry safety guidelines, government requirements or guidance from the U.S., EU, Japan or Canada.
Other Ingredient Concerns
- Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
- Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
- Occupational hazards
- Use restrictions
- Multiple, additive exposure sources
- Enhanced skin absorption
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Cancer (moderate)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
Product's Animal Testing Policies
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Product's Label Information
Ingredients from packaging:
2 Ethylhexyl Acrylate, Water, Methyl Methacrylate, Isobutyl Acrylate, Methacrylic Acid
Directions from packaging:
Brush on adhesive to lash band. Hold lash for 20 seconds. Flex it back and forth like a horseshoe for a comfortable fit. Gently apply and press lashes onto natural lash line. Be sure to press corners securely into place. Helpful hint: Use the back of makeup brush or tweezers to press down on lashes to ensure long-lasting hold.To Remove: Use eye make-up remover to gently peel off and remove. Wash with water to remove excess glue on eyelid.
Warnings from packaging:
Avoid skin and eye contact. Avoid breathing vapor. Discontinue use if any sign of irritation occurs. In case of contact, rinse with water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention if necessary. Use only in a well ventilated area. Keep out of reach of children.
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