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Ao Skincare #5 Repair Night (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Ao Skincare #5 Repair Night (old formulation) product label collected on May 22, 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 Ao Skincare #5 Repair Night (old formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: May 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Fair

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited

Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED WAX
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED WAX

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

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

Limited

Limited

Limited

None

None

Limited

Limited
HONEY EXTRACT
Appeared as: MEL (MANUKA HONEY)

Fair

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

Fair

Fair

Limited
LILIUM CANDIDUM (MADONNA LILY) BULB EXTRACT
Appeared as: LILIUM CANDIDUM LEAF CELL EXTRACT

Fair
RESVERATROL
Appeared as: PICHIA/RESVERATROL FERMENT EXTRACT

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

Limited

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: PUNICA GRANATUM SEED OIL

Limited

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

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

• Occupational hazards (high)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water (Aqua), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Glycerin, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Sodium Polyacrylate, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Bakuchiol, Actinidia Chinensis (Kiwi) Seed Oil, Phormium Tenax (Seed) Oil, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Totarol, Mel (Manuka Honey), Sodium Hyaluronate, Lactic Acid, Bisabolol, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-37, Phospholipids, Linoleic Acid, Lilium Candidum Leaf Cell Extract, Pichia/Resveratrol Ferment Extract, Arctostaphylos Uva Ursi Leaf Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Astaxanthin, Punica Granatum Seed Oil, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Sterols, Olea Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract, Butylene glycol, Hydrolyzed Jojoba Esters, Potassium sorbate, Dehydroacetic Acid, Sodium benzoate, Benzyl Alcohol.

Directions from packaging:

Apply 2 pumps of the cream at night after serum.

Warnings from packaging:

Avoid contact with eyes, if irritation occurs discontinue use and please let us know: [email protected] This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, mitigate, cure or prevent any disease(s).

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