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Mario Badescu Facial Spray, Aloe, Herbs, and Rosewater

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Mario Badescu Facial Spray, Aloe, Herbs, and Rosewater product label collected on December 20, 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 Mario Badescu Facial Spray, Aloe, Herbs, and Rosewater is 6.

Data last updated: December 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: PARFUM

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited
ACID RED 33
Appeared as: CI 17200 (RED 33)

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair
FD&C BLUE 1
Appeared as: CI 42090 (BLUE 1)

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER; EAU)

Limited

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

Limited
THYMUS VULGARIS (COMMON THYME) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: THYMUS VULGARIS (THYME) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

Limited
GARDENIA FLORIDA EXTRACT
Appeared as: GARDENIA FLORIDA FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Robust

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:

AQUA (WATER, EAU), PROPYLENE GLYCOL, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE, ROSA CANINA EXTRACT, THYMUS VULGARIS (THYME) LEAF EXTRACT, FUCUS VESICULOSUS EXTRACT, GARDENIA FLORIDA FRUIT EXTRACT, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, HEXYLENE GLYCOL, POLYSORBATE 20, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), PHENOXYETHANOL, SODIUM CHLORIDE, CITRONELLOL, GERANIOL, CI 17200 (RED 33), CI 42090 (BLUE 1)

Directions from packaging:

Mist onto hair, face, and skin throughout the day, as needed.

Warnings from packaging:

If product gets into eyes, rinse well with water.

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