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Botanicals Unleashed! Angelico Age-Defying CO2 Face Oil Blend (2015 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Botanicals Unleashed! Angelico Age-Defying CO2 Face Oil Blend (2015 formulation) product label collected on September 23, 2015 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 Botanicals Unleashed! Angelico Age-Defying CO2 Face Oil Blend (2015 formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: September 2015

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 LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PERSIA AMERICANA (AVOCADO) FRUIT OIL

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

None
OLIVE SQUALANE
Appeared as: SQUALANE (OLIVE)

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) OIL
Appeared as: HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORNE) PULP OIL

None
VITAMIN C-ESTER
Appeared as: ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C) ESTER

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: MIXED TOCOTRIENOLS (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEABUCKTHORN) BERRY EXTRACT

None
ROSA RUBIGINOSA SEED OIL
Appeared as: ROSA RUBIGANOSA (ROSEHIP) SEED 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:

prunus armeniaca (apricot) kernel oil, persia americana (avocado) fruit oil, argania spinosa (argan) nut oil, squalane (olive), hippophae rhamnoides (sea buckthorne) pulp oil, ascorbyl palmitate (vitamin c) ester, mixed tocotrienols (vitamin e), hippophae rhamnoides (seabuckthorn) berry extract, rosa rubiganosa (rosehip) seed extract, borago officinalis (borage) seed extract

Directions from packaging:

Apply 2-4 drops onto fingertips and apply to face, neck and décolletage. Use morning or evening.

Warnings from packaging:

n/a

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