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Innisfree Daily Refining Serum with Green Barley (2018 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Innisfree Daily Refining Serum with Green Barley (2018 formulation) product label collected on September 14, 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 Innisfree Daily Refining Serum with Green Barley (2018 formulation) is 5.

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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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Fair

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA PEEL EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS UNSHIU PEEL EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
ACHILLEA MILLEFOLIUM (COMMON YARROW)
Appeared as: ACHILLEA MILLEFOLIUM EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

None

None

None

Limited
CAMELLIA JAPONICA (JAPANESE CALMELLIA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA JAPONICA LEAF EXTRACT

None

Limited

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

None

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

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:

WATER, PROPANEDIOL, ALCOHOL, GLYCERIN, SODIUM LACTATE, ACHILLEA MILLEFOLIUM EXTRACT, GLYCOLIC ACID, LACTOBIONIC ACID, SACCHAROMYCES/BARLEY SEED FERMENT FILTRATE, ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) EXTRACT, HORDEUM VULGARE SEED EXTRACT, CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT, OPUNTIA COCCINELLIFERA FRUIT EXTRACT, CAMELLIA JAPONICA LEAF EXTRACT, CITRUS UNSHIU PEEL EXTRACT, ORCHID EXTRACT, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, PENTYLENE GLYCOL, GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, XANTHAN GUM, DISTEARETH-100 IPDI, AMMONIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYLTAURATE/VP COPOLYMER, PEG-60 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL, DISODIUM EDTA, FRAGRANCE

Directions from packaging:

Apply 1 drop on the T-zone and on each cheek, then gently massage in a circular motion.

Warnings from packaging:

Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin's sensitivity to the sun and particularly the possibility of sunburn. Use a sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterwards.

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