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Definitive Rose Facial Cream, Rose Calendula

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Definitive Rose Facial Cream, Rose Calendula product label collected on February 07, 2017 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 Definitive Rose Facial Cream, Rose Calendula is 2.

Data last updated: February 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair
JASMINUM OFFICINALE (JASMINE) OIL
Appeared as: JASMINE ESSENTIAL OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: FILTERED AQUA (WATER)

Limited

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER
Appeared as: CALENDULA PETALS

Fair

Limited

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA (ROSEHIP) FRUIT OIL

Limited
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) OIL
Appeared as: PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) SEED OIL

Limited

None
CORN STARCH, MODIFIED
Appeared as: CORNSTARCH (MODIFIED NON-GMO)

Limited

Limited

Limited

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

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
ROSA CENTIFOLIA (CABBAGE ROSE) FLOWER WAX
Appeared as: ROSACENTIFOLIA FLOWER (ROSE) WAX

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Filtered Aqua (water), Rose Petals, Calendula Petals, Vitis Vinifera (grape) Seed Oil, Bees Wax, Organic Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Organic Rosa canina (rosehip) Fruit Oil, Punica Granatum (pomegranate) Seed Oil, Oenothera biennis (evening primrose) Oil, Cornstarch (modified non-GMO), Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (sweet almond) Oil, Potassium Sorbate, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sorbic Acid, Hippophae Rhamnoides (sea buckthorn) Oil, Rose Essential Oil, Jasmine Essential Oil, RosaCentifolia Flower (rose) Wax, Tocopherol (vitamin E).

Directions from packaging:

Rub a small amount of cream onto fingertips then apply to face using an upward motion.

Warnings from packaging:

Discontinue use if irritation occurs.

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