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Qet Botanicals Hydrating Day Serum

EWG scientists reviewed the Qet Botanicals Hydrating Day Serum product label collected on April 26, 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. Qet Botanicals Hydrating Day Serum is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: April 2016

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
JASMINUM OFFICINALE (JASMINE) OIL
Appeared as: JASMINUM SAMBAC (JASMINE) FLOWER OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) FLOWER OIL

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

Fair

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) FRUIT OIL

Limited
LIMNANTHES VERSICOLOR (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERINE (VEGETABLE)

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

None
BRASSICA OLERACEA ITALICA (BROCCOLI) SEED OIL
Appeared as: BRASSICA OLERACEA (BROCCOLI) SEED OIL

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (NON-GMO VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) SEED OIL
Appeared as: RUBUS IDAEUS (RED RASPBERRY) SEED OIL

Limited
DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT) SEED OIL
Appeared as: DAUCUS CAROTA (CARROT) SEED OIL

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:

Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Argania Spinosa (Argan) Fruit Oil*, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Glycerine (Vegetable)*, Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Seed Oil, Brassica Oleracea (Broccoli) Seed Oil, Tocopherol (Non-GMO Vitamin E), Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil*, Rubus Idaeus (Red Raspberry) Seed Oil, Daucus Carota (Carrot) Seed Oil*, Jasminum Sambac (Jasmine) Flower Oil. *Organic Ingredient

Directions from packaging:

Shake well and place three to five drops of serum in your palm. Blend with two mists of your favorite Toning Water to aid in the spreading and absorption of the serum. Press gently on to face, neck, and any exposed skin for natural protection.

Warnings from packaging:

If you have a negative reaction, discontinue use and consult with a health professional.

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