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Cle de Peau Beaute illuminating concentrate

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Cle de Peau Beaute illuminating concentrate 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 Cle de Peau Beaute illuminating concentrate is 6.

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Data last updated: December 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

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
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: FRAGRANCE (PARFUM)

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

Fair

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

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (PAHS)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited
SD ALCOHOL 1
Appeared as: ALCOHOL DENAT.

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited

• Use restrictions (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

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

Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (ACRYLIC ACID)

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

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

None

None

None

Fair
FD&C YELLOW 6
Appeared as: YELLOW 6 (CI 15985)

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

Limited

None

Limited

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

None

None

None

Limited

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

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair

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

Fair

Fair
ARGININE HYDROCHLORIDE
Appeared as: ARGININE HCL

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

None
CRATAEGUS MONOGINA FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CRATAEGUS MONOGYNA FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited

Limited
BUPLEURUM FALCATUM (SICKLE-LEAF HARE'S EAR) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: BUPLEURUM FALCATUM ROOT EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

WATER (AQUA), ALCOHOL DENAT., BETAINE, DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL, GLYCERIN, PEG/PPG-14/7 DIMETHYL ETHER, PHENOXYETHANOL, PPG-13-DECYLTETRADECETH-24, SODIUM CITRATE, CITRIC ACID, DISODIUM EDTA, XYLITOL, ALCOHOL, FRAGRANCE (PARFUM), DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, SERINE, SODIUM POLYACRYLATE, ALPHA-ISOMETHYL IONONE, CITRONELLOL, LINALOOL, SODIUM ACETYLATED HYALURONATE, HYPERICUM ERECTUM EXTRACT, ROSA ROXBURGHII FRUIT EXTRACT, YELLOW 6 (CI 15985), TOCOPHEROL, RED 4 (CI 14700), HYDROLYZED CONCHIOLIN PROTEIN, HYDROLYZED SILK, WATER (AQUA), ALCOHOL DENAT., GLYCERIN, DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL, DIISOSTEARYL MALATE, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, TRIETHYLHEXANOIN, XYLITOL, PETROLATUM, LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL, SQUALANE, VINYL DIMETHICONE/METHICONE SILSESQUIOXANE CROSSPOLYMER, PEG/PPG-14/7 DIMETHYL ETHER, PEG-60 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL, PHYTOSTERYL MACADAMIATE, SODIUM ACRYLATE/SODIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYL TAURATE COPOLYMER, PHENOXYETHANOL, ISOHEXADECANE, PEG-10 DIMETHICONE, POLYSORBATE 80, CARBOMER, FRAGRANCE (PARFUM), ALCOHOL, ISOSTEARIC ACID, POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE, CITRIC ACID, SORBITAN OLEATE, DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, LAURYL BETAINE, SODIUM METAPHOSPHATE, DISODIUM EDTA, XANTHAN GUM, ARGININE HCL, ALPHA-ISOMETHYL IONONE, SODIUM PCA, CITRONELLOL, LINALOOL, GERANIOL, BENZYL BENZOATE, IRON OXIDES (CI 77491), LIMONENE, CRATAEGUS MONOGYNA FLOWER EXTRACT, SODIUM ACETYLATED HYALURONATE, TOCOPHEROL, HYPERICUM ERECTUM EXTRACT, HYDROLYZED SILK, SOLUBLE COLLAGEN, BUPLEURUM FALCATUM ROOT EXTRACT, ROSA ROXBURGHII FRUIT EXTRACT, POLYQUATERNIUM-51, SODIUM BENZOATE, HYDROLYZED ELASTIN, HYDROLYZED CONCHIOLIN PROTEIN

Directions from packaging:

Use in place of your usual skincare treatments after facial cleansing. Follow a 3-step order of application beginning with Step 1 lotion, followed by Step 2 essence, and ending with Step 3 mask. Separate the lotion and essence foil pouches before use. 1 lotion Empty contents of pouch onto cotton pad and gently wipe pad over face. Wipe two or three times for best results. 2 essence Empty half of the contents of pouch into palm and smooth over face and neck while lightly massaging with fingertips. Place the remaining formulation from the pouch into your palm and smooth over areas of special concern such as around eyes, cheeks, and mouth. Complete absorption of the essence is not necessary before proceeding to the next step. 3 mask Remove the two sheets from the packet and unfold. Each packet contains the upper and lower components of the mask as individual sheets. Peel off the backing before placing mask on face. Remove mask after 10 minutes

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