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ARGANAT VELVET VEIL, RADIANT SKIN

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the ARGANAT VELVET VEIL, RADIANT SKIN product label collected on September 30, 2019 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 ARGANAT VELVET VEIL, RADIANT SKIN is 2.

Data last updated: September 2019

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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) OIL
Appeared as: ROSA DAMASCENA OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER WATER
Appeared as: ROSA DAMASCENA FLOWER WATER

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

Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
Appeared as: PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) FRUIT OIL

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPEA (OLIVE) OIL

Fair

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS SEED (SUNFLOWER) OIL

Limited

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (KARITE) BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
MIMOSA TENUIFLORA (MIMOSA) BARK EXTRACT
Appeared as: MIMOSA TENUIFLORA BARK EXTRACT (TÉPEZCOHUITE)

Robust
SEA SALT
Appeared as: MARIS SAL

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

ROSA DAMASCENA FLOWER WATER, ARGANIA SPINOZA OIL, PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) FRUIT OIL, OLEA EUROPEA (OLIVE) OIL, VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS SEED (SUNFLOWER) OIL, COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL OLEFIN, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (KARITE) BUTTER, APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, MIMOSA TENUIFLORA BARK EXTRACT (TÉPEZCOHUITE), MARIS SAL, ROSA DAMASCENA OIL, CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) OIL, AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) FLOWER OIL, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL, PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS GERANUM (PINK GERANIUM)

Directions from packaging:

Apply a few drops on your body and massage gently with until the cream is completely absorbed. Hydrates and nourishes.

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