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Sonage Vitality Nourishing Facial Oil

EWG scientists reviewed the Sonage Vitality Nourishing Facial Oil product label collected on May 27, 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. Sonage Vitality Nourishing Facial Oil is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: May 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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (GERANIUM) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: PALARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (GERANIUM) FLOWER OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E)

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

Fair

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS (ITALIAN CYPRESS) OIL
Appeared as: CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS (CYPRESS) LEAF/NUT/STEM OIL

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

Limited

Limited

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

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

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

Fair
GINKGO BILOBA (MAIDENHAIR TREE)
Appeared as: GINKGO BILOBA LEAF EXTRACT

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) Oil, Essential Oils of: Lavandula Hybrida (Lavandin) Oil, Cupressus Sempervirens (Cypress) Leaf/Nut/Stem Oil, Palargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Flower Oil, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Sclerocarya Birrea (Marula) Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Oil, Fucus Vesiculosus Extract, Salix Alba (Willow) Leaf Extract, Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract

Directions from packaging:

Cleanse skin with Hydrating Cleanser and follow with Hydrating Rinse. Massage a few drops of Vitality Nourishing Facial Oil on face, neck and décolleté until absorbed. Follow with day or night crème.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Discontinue if any signs of irritation.

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