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Intelligent Nutrients Restorative Moisturizing Emulsion (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Intelligent Nutrients Restorative Moisturizing Emulsion (old formulation) product label collected on October 16, 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 Intelligent Nutrients Restorative Moisturizing Emulsion (old formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: October 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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL

• 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

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

Limited

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

Fair
CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM BARK OIL
Appeared as: CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM (CINNAMON) BARK OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)

Robust

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL

Fair
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: VITIS VINIFERA (RED GRAPE) SEED OIL

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited
RUBUS IDAEUS (RASPBERRY) SEED OIL
Appeared as: RUBUS IDAEUS (RED RASPBERRY) SEED OIL

Limited

Fair

Robust

Fair

Fair

Limited
EUTERPE OLERACEA (ACAI) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: EUTERPE OLERACEA (ACAI) FRUIT OIL

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA)
Appeared as: VANILLA PLANIFOLIA FRUIT FLAVOR

Limited
THYMUS VULGARIS (COMMON THYME) OIL
Appeared as: THYMUS VULGARIS (THYME) LEAF OIL

None
ORIGANUM VULGARE LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ORIGANUM VULGARE (OREGANO) LEAF OIL

Limited
LITSEA CUBEBA (MAY CHANG) OIL
Appeared as: LITSEA CUBEBA LEAF OIL

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

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.

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter),1 Glycerin,1 Pyrus Malus (Apple) Juice,1 Lecithin,1 Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil,1 Vitis Vinifera (Red Grape) Seed Oil,1,2 Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Oil,1 Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil,1 Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil,1 Nigella Sativa (Black Cumin) Seed Oil,1,2 Cucurbita Pepo (Pumpkin) Seed Oil,1,2 Rubus Idaeus (Red Raspberry) Seed Oil,1,2 Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Seed Oil,1,2 Xanthan Gum, Sucrose,1 Glucose,1 Maltodextrin,1 Euterpe Oleracea (Acai) Fruit Oil,1 Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil,1 Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil,1 Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Flower Oil,1 Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Oil,1 Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil,1 Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Flavor,1 Cinnamomum Zeylanicum (Cinnamon) Bark Oil,1 Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Leaf Oil,1 Origanum Vulgare (Oregano) Leaf Oil,1 Litsea Cubeba Leaf Oil,1 Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Oil,1 Limonene,3 Linalool,3 Geraniol,3 Citronellol,3 Farnesol,3 Benzyl Benzoate,3 Benzyl Salicylate,3 Eugenol,3 Isoeugenol,3 Citral,3 Cinnamic Aldehyde,3 Tocopherol (Vitamin E) 1 Certified Organic 2 Antioxidant Intellimune Seed Oil Complex 3 Naturally Occurring Component Of Organic Essential Oil Blend

Directions from packaging:

Massage 1-2 pumps onto damp face, neck and décolleté.

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