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Aveeno Active Naturals Absolutely Ageless Intensive Renewal Serum, Blackberry Complex (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Aveeno Active Naturals Absolutely Ageless Intensive Renewal Serum, Blackberry Complex (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 01, 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 Aveeno Active Naturals Absolutely Ageless Intensive Renewal Serum, Blackberry Complex (2016 formulation) is 4.

Data last updated: July 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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Fair

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ALUMINUM POWDER)

Limited

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

Robust

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

None

None

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

None

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
PEUCEDANUM GRAVEOLENS (DILL) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PEUCEDANUM GRAVEOLENS EXTRACT

Limited
RUBUS FRUTICOSUS (BLACKBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: RUBUS FRUTICOSUS LEAF EXTRACT

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Dimethicone, Glycerin, Octyldodecyl Neopentanoate, Butylene Glycol, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Ethylhexylglycerin, Maltodextrin, Benzyl Alcohol, Cetearyl Olivate, Hexylresorcinol, Chlorphenesin, Fragrance, Sorbitan Olivate, Disodium EDTA, Sodium Hydroxide, Tocopheryl Acetate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Peucedanum Graveolens Extract, Rubus Fruticosus Leaf Extract, Xanthan Gum

Directions from packaging:

Use morning or evening alone or under makeup. Smooth product over face and neck allowing product to absorb completely. For superior results, layer with moisturizer. Try Aveeno Absolutely Ageless™ Daily Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 30 to complement your daily routine.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. If product gets into eyes, rinse thoroughly with water.

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