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Vika's Essentials Beauty Mask

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Vika's Essentials Beauty Mask product label collected on November 03, 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 Vika's Essentials Beauty Mask is 1.

Data last updated: November 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 LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
None
FRENCH GREEN CLAY
Appeared as: FRENCH GREEN CLAY (MONTMORILLONITE)

Fair
ZEA MAYS (CORN) KERNEL MEAL
Appeared as: CORNMEAL (ZEA MAIZE)

Fair
CURCUMA LONGA (TURMERIC) ROOT POWDER
Appeared as: TURMERIC (CURCUMA LONGA) POWDER

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Robust
BLUE GREEN ALGAE
Appeared as: BLUE GREEN ALGAE (SPIRULINA PLATENSIS)

Limited

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:

French Green Clay (Montmorillonite), Cornmeal (Zea maize)*, Turmeric (Curcuma longa) Powder*, Blue Green Algae (Spirulina platensis)*, Charcoal Powder. * Certified organic ingredient

Directions from packaging:

Mix 1 tsp. with a little water making paste.Apply on clean damp face, leave on for 10-15 min. and rinse with warm water. Use 2 to 3 times a week for oily/acne skin. Store away from heat and sun, use within 12 months.

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