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St. Moriz Instant Wash Off Self Tan, Medium (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the St. Moriz Instant Wash Off Self Tan, Medium (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 04, 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 St. Moriz Instant Wash Off Self Tan, Medium (2016 formulation) is 4.

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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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • 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)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Contamination concerns (ACRYLAMIDE)

Limited

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

None

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair
FD&C YELLOW 5
Appeared as: YELLOW 5 (CL 19140)

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair
FD&C BLUE 1
Appeared as: BLUE 1 (CL 42090)

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Fair
POLYVINYLPOLYPYRROLIDONE
Appeared as: PVP

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)

Fair
LILIAL
Appeared as: BUTYLPHENYL METHYLPROPIONAL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Glycerin, PEG-7 Glycerin Cocoate, Polyacrylamide, Phenoxyethanol, PVP, C13-14 Isoparaffin, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Laureth-7, Fragrance, Ethylhexylglycerin, Potassium Hydroxide, Yellow 5 (Cl 19140), Red 40 (Cl 16035), Blue 1 (Cl 42090), Citronellol, Coumarin, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone

Directions from packaging:

How to ApplyGet the best results by following these simple steps:Exfoliate with the St. Moriz Exfoliating Body Scrub and moisturize dry areas of the skin (knees, feet, elbows and ankles) with the St. Moriz Oil Free Moisturizer and allow to dry.Whlist it's not necessary, it's best to wear gloves or use an applicator mitt to prevent staining your palms.Squeeze a small amount of the lotion onto your mitt or hand (remember to wash afterwards) and rub into your skin, blending and smoothing as you go.Allow a few minutes to dry before getting dressed.You're good to glow!Made a mistake or ready to remove? Simply wash off with soap and water.Top TipsTo avoid any mess, do not allow the product to come into contact with carpet, furniture, walls or fabrics. Any spillages should be cleaned immediately.May stain light hair, wool or fabrics, so try and avoid. Make sure you are dry before getting dressed and pat off any excess color with a dark towel.Avoid coming into contact with any fabrics until you feel completely dry. Wipe the tube clean before storing away in a cool, dry place, out of direct sunlight.

Warnings from packaging:

Caution: For external use only. Do not use on damaged or broken skin. Avoid contact with the eyes. In the event of contact with the eyes rinse with copious volumes of water. We recommend that you patch test before using any tanning products. If irritation occurs, discontinue use immediately. Keep out of reach of children. Use only as directed. This product does not contain a sunscreen and does not protect against sunburn. Repeated exposure of unprotected skin whilst tanning may increase the risk of skin aging, skin cancer and other harmful effects to the skin even if you do not burn.

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