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Zatik Beauty Essentials Bearberry & Bilberry Complexion Toning Organic Elixir Reduces Signs of Pigments Age & Dark Spots (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Zatik Beauty Essentials Bearberry & Bilberry Complexion Toning Organic Elixir Reduces Signs of Pigments Age & Dark Spots (old formulation) product label collected on February 23, 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 Zatik Beauty Essentials Bearberry & Bilberry Complexion Toning Organic Elixir Reduces Signs of Pigments Age & Dark Spots (old formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: February 2016

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) EXTRACT

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
MELISSA OFFICINALIS (BALM MINT) EXTRACT
Appeared as: MELISSA OFFICINALIS (LEMON BALM) EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
ACHILLEA MILLEFOLIUM (COMMON YARROW) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ACHILLEA MILLEFOLIUM (YARROW) EXTRACT

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) BUTTER

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

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

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

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

Limited
ARCTOSTAPHYLOS UVA-URSI (BEARBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ARCTOSTAPHYLOS UVA-URSI (BEARBERRY) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited
RUMEX CRISPUS (YELLOW DOCK) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: RUMEX CRISPUS (YELLOW DOCK) EXTRACT

Limited

Fair

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (SUNFLOWER VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
GLUCONOLACTONE
Appeared as: GLUCONODELTALACTONE

Limited
FOENICULUM VULGARE (FENNEL) OIL
Appeared as: FOMNICULUM VULGARE (FENNEL) OIL

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

water (aqua), theobroma cacao (cacao) butter*, prunus armeniaca (apricot) oil*, butyrospermum parkii (shea) butter*, carthamus tinctorius (safflower) oil*, alcohol*, arctostaphylos uva-ursi (bearberry) extract*, nigella sativa (black cumin seed) oil*, melissa officinalis (lemon balm) extract*, achillea millefolium (yarrow) extract*, sucrose cocoate*, erythritol*, rumex crispus (yellow dock) extract, glycyrrhiza glabra (licorice) extract*, camellia sinensis (green tea) extract*, vaccinium myrtillus (bilberry) extract*, xanthan gum, tocopherol (sunflower vitamin E), lavandula angustifolia (lavender) oil*, gluconodeltalactone, oryza sativa (rice bran) extract*, fomniculum vulgare (fennel) oil*, mentha piperita (peppermint) oil*( *USDA Certified Organic)

Directions from packaging:

Apply daily AM and PM. Gently and evenly massage 1-2 pumps over problem areas.

Warnings from packaging:

Avoid eye contact. Do not swallow. Discontinue use if rash or signs of irritation occur.

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