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Andalou Naturals CannaCell Facial Serum

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Andalou Naturals CannaCell Facial Serum product label collected on February 11, 2019 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 Andalou Naturals CannaCell Facial Serum is 4.

Data last updated: February 2019

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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS TANGERINA (TANGERINE) PEEL OIL

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

Limited
EMULSIFYING WAX
Appeared as: EMULSIFYING WAX NF

Limited

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

Limited
GLYCERYL LAURATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL MONOLAURATE

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (GLYCERYL DIESTERS)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CANNABIS SATIVA (HEMP) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CANNABIS SATIVA (HEMP) CELL CULTURE EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited

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

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (ROMAN CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

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

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER (AQUA)

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
MAGNESIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE
Appeared as: MAGNESIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE (VITAMIN C)

Fair

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
ALGIN
Appeared as: SODIUM ALGINATE

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM (PETITGRAIN) FLOWER OIL

• Use restrictions (low)

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:

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice*, Purified Water (Aqua), Vegetable Glycerin, Emulsifying Wax NF, Squalane, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Tocopherol, Glyceryl Stearate, Glyceryl Monolaurate, Panthenol, Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil*, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C), Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Cell Culture Extract, Resveratrol, Cetyl Alcohol, Lecithin, Sodium Alginate, Allantoin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter*, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Citrus Tangerina (Tangerine) Peel Oil*, Citrus Aurantium (Petitgrain) Flower Oil*, Anthemis Nobilis (Roman Chamomile) Flower Oil, Limonene**, Linalool**

Directions from packaging:

A.M. & P.M. Apply lightly on clean face and neck prior to moisturizer.

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