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KKW Beauty Creme Highlight I, Light

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the KKW Beauty Creme Highlight I, Light product label collected on July 11, 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 KKW Beauty Creme Highlight I, Light is 1.

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Data last updated: July 2017

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
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)

Fair
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDES (CI 77491,CI 77492,CI 77499)

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
Appeared as: COPERNICA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

None

Limited

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited
ULTRAMARINES
Appeared as: ULTRAMARINES (CI77007)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

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.

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:

C11-12 Isoparaffin, Dimethicone, Ceresin, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Isocetyl Behenate, Copernica Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Beeswax, Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer, Phenyl Methicone, Hydrated Silica, Silica, C30-45 Olefin, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Tin Oxide, MAY CONTAIN: Iron Oxides (CI 77491,CI 77492,CI 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Ultramarines (CI77007), Yellow 6 Lake (CI 15985)

Directions from packaging:

To begin highlighting, apply the matte highlighter to any areas you wish to add a natural highlight and glow to, without adding any shimmer. These areas can include the chin, forehead, nose, under eye or under your contour on the cheeks. You can also use the matte highlight underneath the shimmer highlight for a more intense glow, by applying first to cheekbones, brow bone and cupids bow. The matte highlighter can also be used as a concealer, eye lid primer and/or color corrector dependent on your skin tone. Finish by blending the highlight with your sponge.

Warnings from packaging:

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