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Silk Therapeutics Hydra-Rich advanced moisturizing cream

EWG scientists reviewed the Silk Therapeutics Hydra-Rich advanced moisturizing cream product label collected on June 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. Silk Therapeutics Hydra-Rich advanced moisturizing cream is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: June 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 LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

Good

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS SEED OIL

Limited

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

None

None
RHUS VERNICIFLUA PEEL WAX
Appeared as: RHUS VERNICIFUA PEEL CERA

Fair

• Cancer (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

None
FIBROIN
Appeared as: SOLUBLE FIBROIN

None

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, Squalane, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil, Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate, Rhus Vernicifua Peel Cera, Tocopherol, Populus Tremuloides Bark Extract, Soluble Fibroin, Sodium Anisate

Directions from packaging:

USE DAY AND NIGHT Product may be used as: An ultra-concentrated, emollient-rich moisturizer for normal or dry skin A hydrating treatment mask for all skin types To use as a moisturizer: 1: Use spatula to remove desired amount 2: Massage into face, neck and d�colletage until fully absorbed To use as a treatment mask: 1: Apply a visible layer to face, neck and d�colletage 2: Leave on for up to 15 minutes 3: Rinse off, or blot excess and massage into skin

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