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Beyond Organic Skincare Light 24 Hour Moisturizer for Sensitive Skin (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Beyond Organic Skincare Light 24 Hour Moisturizer for Sensitive Skin (2016 formulation) product label collected on January 14, 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 Beyond Organic Skincare Light 24 Hour Moisturizer for Sensitive Skin (2016 formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: January 2016

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

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

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL

Fair
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS SEED OIL

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
CETEARYL OLIVATE
Appeared as: CETEARYL OLIVATE/SORBITAN OLIVATE

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CUCUMIS SATIVUS FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair
GINKGO BILOBA
Appeared as: GINKGO BILOBA LEAF EXTRACT

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

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Fair

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

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:

Aqua, Helianthus annuus seed oil, Carthamus tinctorius seed oil, Butyrospermum parkii butter, Cetearyl olivate/Sorbitan olivate, Cucumis sativus fruit extract, Cetyl palmitate, Tocopherol, Ginkgo biloba leaf extract, Salix alba bark extract, Sorbitan palmitate, Propanediol, Alcohol

Directions from packaging:

Massage one pump of cream into face and neck after cleansing.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Keep cool.

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