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Afterglow Cosmetics Infused Eco Eye Shadow, Etch

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Afterglow Cosmetics Infused Eco Eye Shadow, Etch product label collected on July 19, 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 Afterglow Cosmetics Infused Eco Eye Shadow, Etch is 2.

Data last updated: July 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Fair

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

Fair
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Appeared as: RICINUS COMMUNIS (ORGANIC CASTOR) SEED OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE)
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE CI77891

• Cancer (moderate)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDE (CI77491

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

Limited
CHROMIUM OXIDE GREENS
Appeared as: CHROMIUM OXIDE GREEN (CI77288)

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

Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (ORGANIC OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

None
EUTERPE OLERACEAE (ACAI) BERRY
Appeared as: EUTERPE OLERACEA BERRY (ORGANIC ACAI)

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

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

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (GLUTEN-FREE VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
ULTRAMARINES
Appeared as: ULTRAMARINES (CI77007)

• Use restrictions (high)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Mica, Zinc Stearate, Ricinus Communis (Organic Castor) Seed Oil, Olea Europaea (Organic Olive) Fruit Oil, Euterpe Oleracea (Organic Acai) Berry, Lycium Chinense (Organic Goji) Berry, Thymus Vulgaris (Organic Thyme) Leaf, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Organic Rosemary) Leaf, Phenethyl Alcohol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Tocopherol (Gluten-Free Vitamin E); May Contain: Titanium Dioxide CI77891, Iron Oxide (CI77491, CI77492, CI77499), Chromium Oxide Green (CI77288), Ultramarines (CI77007)

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