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Live Ultimate Camu Advanced Youth Recovery Serum (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Live Ultimate Camu Advanced Youth Recovery Serum (old formulation) product label collected on February 07, 2018 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 Live Ultimate Camu Advanced Youth Recovery Serum (old formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: February 2018

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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Robust

Limited

Limited

Fair

Fair

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

None

Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDES

Limited
MORUS ALBA (WHITE MULBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: MORUS ALBA (MULBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited
ARCTOSTAPHYLOS UVA-URSI (BEARBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ARCTOSTAPHYLOS UVA URSI LEAF EXTRACT

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Limited
MYRCIARIA DUBIA (CAMU CAMU)
Appeared as: MYRCIARIA DUBIA (CAMU CAMU) FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA (ROSEHIP) FRUIT OIL

Limited

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE

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

Fair

Limited

None
LYCIUM CHINENSE FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LYCIUM CHINENSE (GOJI) FRUIT EXTRACT

None

Limited
SALVIA HISPANICA SEED OIL
Appeared as: SALVIA HISPANICA (CHIA) SEED OIL

Fair
UBIQUINONE
Appeared as: UBIQUINONE (COENZYME Q10)

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair

Fair

Fair

Limited
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) STEROLS
Appeared as: GLYCINE SOJA STEROLS (SOYBEAN)

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

None
SAFFLOWER ACID
Appeared as: SAFFLOWER ACIDS

Fair

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

Fair

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Ascorbyl Glucoside, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Niacinamide, Glycerin, Propanediol, Ethyl Macadamiate, Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides, Morus Alba (Mulberry) Leaf Extract, Arctostaphylos Uva Ursi Leaf Extract, Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline, Palmitoyl Glycine, Ferulic Acid, Lactobacillus Ferment Lysate, Beta-Glucan, Myrciaria Dubia (Camu Camu) Fruit Extract, Organic Rosa Canina (Rosehip) Fruit Oil, Organic Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Organic Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Sodium Hyaluronate, Organic Euterpe Oleracea (Acai) Fruit Extract, Organic Lycium Chinense (Goji) Fruit Extract, Buddleia Davidii (Butterfly Bush) Meristem Cell Culture Extract, Salvia Hispanica (Chia) Seed Oil, Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q10), Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Panthenol, Allantoin, Phospholipids, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Sterols, Arginine, Lauroyl Lysine, Proline, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Safflower Acids, Phytic Acid, Bisabolol, Glycolipids, Cetearyl Alcohol, Cetearyl Glucoside, Sorbitan Stearate, Glyceryl Caprylate, Glyceryl Undecylenate, Lecithin, Lysolecithin, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Xanthan Gum, Sclerotium Gum, Ascorbyl Linoleate, Sodium Hydroxide, Sodium Citrate

Directions from packaging:

Apply to clean skin twice daily, gently massaging into the face, neck and decolletage, avoiding the eye area. Apply prior to any cosmetics. Use in conjunction with other Live Ultimate skincare products for best results.

Warnings from packaging:

Discontinue use if redness or irritation occurs.

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