Menu Close Menu

Menu

Sally B's Skin Yummies Nighttime Antioxidant Serum (2017 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

Learn more About
EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Sally B's Skin Yummies Nighttime Antioxidant Serum (2017 formulation) product label collected on June 02, 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 Sally B's Skin Yummies Nighttime Antioxidant Serum (2017 formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: June 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Neurotoxicity
Learn more About
Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

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

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) ESSENTIAL OIL

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

Limited
CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS (ITALIAN CYPRESS) OIL
Appeared as: CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS (CYPRESS) LEAF/STEM OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: DISTILLED WATER

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

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

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) WATER
Appeared as: LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) DISTILLATE

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETERYL ALCHOHOL

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) OIL
Appeared as: HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES OIL (SEA BUCKTHORN OIL)

Fair

Limited

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROLS (NON-GMO

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

None

Limited

None

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair
XANTHAN GUM
Appeared as: XANTHUM GUM

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:

Distilled Water, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice*, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Distillate*, Sodium Hyaluronate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Nigella sativa (Black Cumin) Seed Oil*, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract*, Ceteryl Alchohol, Hippophae Rhamnoides Oil (Sea Buckthorn Oil)*, Ubiquinone, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Distillate*, Tocopherols (Non-GMO, Soy Derived), Glycerin, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Lonicera Japonica (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Lonicera Caprifolium (Honeysuckle) Extract, Populus Tremuloides Bark Extract, Gluconolactone, Lecithin*, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Essential Oil*, Sclerotium Gum, Cupressus sempervirens (Cypress) Leaf/Stem Oil*, Potassium Sorbate, Xanthum Gum

Directions from packaging:

Application: After cleansing and/or toning, smooth 1-3 drops over face and neck and let absorb into skin. Can apply moisturizer, sunscreen, or foundation directly on top. Suitable for daily use.

Warnings from packaging:

Discontinue if Irritation Develops

ABOUT THE SKIN DEEP® RATINGS

EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer

ABOUT EWG VERIFIED™

Beyond providing Skin Deep® as an educational tool for consumers, EWG offers its EWG VERIFIED™ mark as a quick and easily identifiable way of conveying personal care products that meet EWG's strict health criteria. Before a company can use EWG VERIFIED™ on such products, the company must show that it fully discloses the products' ingredients on their labels or packaging, they do not contain EWG ingredients of concern, and are made with good manufacturing practices, among other criteria. Note that EWG receives licensing fees from all EWG VERIFIED™ member companies that help to support the important work we do. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer