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California Kids #superclear Moisturizing Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the California Kids #superclear Moisturizing Cream product label collected on September 10, 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 California Kids #superclear Moisturizing Cream is 1.

Data last updated: September 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

MODERATE
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
None
GLYCERYL STARCH
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STARCH (RICE ORIGIN)

Limited

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE*

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
LANOLIN
Appeared as: LANOLIN USP (ULTRA-PURIFIED)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCOS NUCIFERA OIL* (COCONUT)

Fair

None
STEARYL GLYCYRRHETINATE
Appeared as: STEARYL GLYCYRRHETINATE (LICORICE ROOT)

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: PURE ESSENTIAL OILS OF MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL

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

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER)
Appeared as: LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (FRENCH LAVENDER)

Limited

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT (CALENDULA)

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:

Glyceryl starch (rice origin), caprylic/capric triglyceride*, zinc oxide, glyceryl stearate*, cetearyl alcohol*, glyceryl caprylate*, isoamyl laurate*, lanolin USP (ultra-purified), cocos nucifera (coconut) oil*, stearic acid*, stearyl glycyrrhetinate (licorice root), pure essential oils of melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) leaf oil, lavandula angustifolia (French lavender), salvia sclarea (clary sage), calendula officinalis flower extract (calendula)

Directions from packaging:

After cleansing with Face Wash and treating with Zit Balm, apply thin layer onto clean dry skin. Starts off creamy and turns matte and powdery. Will leave a white tint, that's the zinc doing its job. Use at night before bedtime.

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