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dermalogica extra firming booster (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the dermalogica extra firming booster (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 02, 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 dermalogica extra firming booster (2016 formulation) is 3.

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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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Limited

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (moderate)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES and OXAZOLIDINE)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair

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

Robust

None

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA FLOWER EXTRACT (BITTER ORANGE)

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited
TRIFOLIUM PRATENSE (RED CLOVER) EXTRACT
Appeared as: TRIFOLIUM PRATENSE FLOWER EXTRACT (CLOVER)

None

None

Fair

Fair
POLYVINYLPOLYPYRROLIDONE
Appeared as: PVP

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein/PVP Crosspolymer, Citrus Aurantium Amara Flower Extract (Bitter Orange), Palmitoyl Pentapeptide 4, Macrocystis Pyrifera Extract, Yeast Extract, Glycolipids, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Trifolium Pratense Flower Extract (Clover), Hydrolyzed Corallina Officinalis, Equisetum Hiemale Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, PVP, Glycerin, Lecithin, Carbomer, Polysorbate 20, PEG 40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Butylene Glycol, Acrylates/C10 30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Tetrasodium EDTA, Aminomethyl Propanol, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Linalool, Cananga Odorata Flower Oil (Ylang Ylang)

Directions from packaging:

Squeeze a small dose onto fingertips and massage gently over face and throat. Follow with prescribed Dermalogica Moisturizer. Can also mix with prescribed Dermalogica Moisturizer then apply to face and throat.

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