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MyChelle Dermaceuticals Clear Skin Serum

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the MyChelle Dermaceuticals Clear Skin Serum product label collected on May 14, 2020 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 MyChelle Dermaceuticals Clear Skin Serum is 6.

Data last updated: May 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
RETINOL (VITAMIN A)
Appeared as: RETINOL

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Good
RETINAL
Appeared as: RETINAL (RETINALDEHYDE)

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

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

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair

• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited
SALIX ALBA (WHITE WILLOW) BARK EXTRACT
Appeared as: SALIX ALBA (WILLOW) BARK EXTRACT

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
ALCOHOL DENATURED
Appeared as: ALCOHOL DENAT.

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

Fair

Fair

None

Limited
SYRINGA VULGARIS (LILAC) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SYRINGA VULGARIS (LILAC) LEAF CELL CULTURE EXTRACT

None

• Cancer (moderate)

Fair
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) FRUIT CELL EXTRACT

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

Limited

None
COLLINSONIA CANADENSIS EXTRACT
Appeared as: COLLINSONIA CANADENSIS (STONE ROOT) EXTRACT

Limited
VACCINIUM MACROCARPON (CRANBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED CRANBERRY FRUIT/LEAF EXTRACT

None
RUBUS CHAMAEMORUS SEED OIL
Appeared as: RUBUS CHAMAEMORUS (CLOUD BERRY) SEED OIL

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE POWDER
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE POWDER

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

Limited

None
D-BETA-FRUCTAN
Appeared as: FRUCTOOLIGOSACCHARIDES (D-BETA)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

Limited

Fair
BIOTIN
Appeared as: BIOTIN (D)

Limited

Fair

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

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

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For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Aqua (Water), Glycerin, Polysorbate 20, Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract, Alcohol, Alcohol Denat., Montmorillonite, Niacinamide, Retinal (Retinaldehyde), Retinol, Yogurt Extract, Syringa Vulgaris (Lilac) Leaf Cell Culture Extract, Aloesin, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Fruit Cell Extract, Hydrolyzed Milk Protein, Lysophosphatidic Acid, Limonene, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Fruit Extract, Collinsonia Canadensis (Stone Root) Extract, Hydrolyzed Cranberry Fruit/Leaf Extract, Rubus Chamaemorus (Cloud Berry) Seed Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder, Pogostemon Cablin (Patchouli) Oil, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Fructooligosaccharides (D-beta), Panthenol (D), Pyridoxine HCl, Totarol, Biotin (D), Potassium Sorbate, Pentylene Glycol, Lecithin, Lysolecithin, Phytic Acid, Citric Acid, Cyclodextrin, Maltodextrin, Isomalt, Sodium Benzoate, Xanthan Gum, Lonicera Caprifolium (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Lonicera Japonica (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract Full disclosure ingredients according to PCPC standards

Directions from packaging:

Apply two pumps after cleansing. Serums may be layered for multiple benefits, then follow with your favorite moisturizer.

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