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KPS Essentials Renu Face Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the KPS Essentials Renu Face Cream product label collected on January 03, 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 KPS Essentials Renu Face Cream is 2.

Data last updated: January 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: DEIONIZED WATER

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) OIL
Appeared as: ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) NUT OIL

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

Fair

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMANDSIA CHINESIS (JOJOBA SEED) OIL

Fair
STEARIC ACID
Appeared as: STERIC ACID

None

Limited

Fair

None

Limited
C12-20 ALKYL GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: C12-20 ALKY GLUCOSIDE

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
HYALURONIC ACID
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALURONIC ACID

None
PALMITOYL ISOLEUCINE
Appeared as: PALMITOYL ISOLUCENE

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
UBIQUINONE
Appeared as: CO ENZYME Q10

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:

Deionized Water, *Argania spinosa (Argan) Nut Oil, *Botanically infused Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, *Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, *Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Seed) Oil, Steric Acid, Xylitylglucoside, Anhydroxylitol, Xylitol, C14-22 Alcohols, C12-20 Alkyl Glucoside (plant based emulsifier), Sodium Hyaluronic Acid, Palmitoyl isolucene, (plant based amino acid for collagen Growth), Co Enzyme Q10, *Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Ethyl Lauroyl Arginate HCl (plant based preservative). *Proprietary Blend of Essential Oils *Organic Ingredients.

Directions from packaging:

Massage a small amount of Renū Face Cream onto your face and neck, using fingertips to apply in an upward circular motion on areas requiring the most support. Use morning and night for best results. For extra daytime UV protection, apply Keeki Pure & Simple Daytime Rejuvenator over the KPS Renu Face Cream and underneath any cosmetics. As with all facial skincare products, avoid getting into eyes; if contact occurs, rinse with water.

Warnings from packaging:

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

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