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Poofy Supernaturals Black Mascara

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Poofy Supernaturals Black Mascara product label collected on March 26, 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 Poofy Supernaturals Black Mascara is 3.

Data last updated: March 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM BARK EXTRACT
Appeared as: CINNAMON BARK (CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM) EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Fair
MICA
Appeared as: MICA (CI 77019)

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

Fair
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) GERM POWDER
Appeared as: RICE POWDER

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

Good
LECITHIN
Appeared as: SOY LECITHIN

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

Fair
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDES

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

Robust

None
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) HYDROSOL
Appeared as: CHAMOMILE HYDROSOL

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
Appeared as: CARNAUBA WAX

Fair
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE)
Appeared as: COFFEE POWDER

• Cancer (moderate)

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: SUNFLOWER OIL

Fair
ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH
Appeared as: CORN STARCH

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

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

Limited
ORIGANUM VULGARE (OREGANO)
Appeared as: OREGANO (ORIGANUM VULGARE) EXTRACT

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

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSEMARY (ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS) EXTRACT

Limited
HYDRASTIS CANADENSIS (GOLDENSEAL) EXTRACT
Appeared as: GOLDENSEAL (HYDRASTIS CANADENSIS) EXTRACT

Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL EXTRACT
Appeared as: LEMON PEEL EXTRACT. (CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM)

• Use restrictions (low)

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

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:

Water, Organic Chamomile Hydrosol, Organic Beeswax, Organic Carnauba Wax, Mica (CI 77019), Organic Coffee Powder, Organic Rice Powder, Organic Sunflower Oil, Organic Corn Starch, Soy Lecithin, Panthenol, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Acetic Acid, Organic Oregano (Origanum vulgare) Extract, Organic Thyme (Thymus vulgaris) Extract, Organic Cinnamon Bark (Cinnamomum Zeylanicum) Extract, Organic Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) Extract, Organic Goldenseal (Hydrastis Canadensis) Extract, Organic Lemon Peel (Citrus Medica Limonum) Extract. May Contain: Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides

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