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EB5 Exfoliating AHA Cleansing Lotion (2017 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the EB5 Exfoliating AHA Cleansing Lotion (2017 formulation) product label collected on August 14, 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 EB5 Exfoliating AHA Cleansing Lotion (2017 formulation) is 3.

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Data last updated: August 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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
POLYQUATERNIUM-7
Appeared as: POLYQUATERIUM-7

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

Limited
PEG-10 SOYA STEROL
Appeared as: PEG-10 SOY STEROL

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES and OXAZOLIDINE)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair
CHLORPHENESIN
Appeared as: CHLOPHENESIN

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER/AQUA/EAU

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
GLYCOL DISTEARATE
Appeared as: CLYCOL DISTEARATE

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL FLOUR
Appeared as: AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNAL FLOUR

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETARYL ALCOHOL

Limited

Fair

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
CAPRYLYL/ CAPRYL GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: CAPRYLYL CLYCOL

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

WATER/AQUA/EAU, GLYCERIN, CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE, STEARIC ACID, PEG-2 COCAMIDE, PEG-8, AMINOMETHYL PROPANOL, CETYL ALCOHOL, CLYCOL DISTEARATE, AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNAL FLOUR, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, PANTHENOL, LACTIC ACID, POLYQUATERIUM-7, PEG-10 SOY STEROL, CETARYL ALCOHOL, PEG-40 CASTOR OIL, SODIUM CETEARYL SULFATE, CARBOMER, DISODIUM EDTA, CAPRYLYL CLYCOL, CHLOPHENESIN, PHENOXYETHANOL

Directions from packaging:

Moisten skin with warm water and apply Cleansing Lotion, gently massaging across face and neck to dislodge dirt, excess oils and dead surface cells. Finse off thoroughly with warm water follow with the eb5 Toner, Serums, and Facial Cream. Use both morning and night, Discontinue use if irritation occurs.

Warnings from packaging:

DISCOUNTINUE USE IF IRRIATION OCCURS

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