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ohii Mini Mascara

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the ohii Mini Mascara product label collected on October 16, 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 ohii Mini Mascara is 3.

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Data last updated: October 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

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

None

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

Fair
BHT

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (METHACRYLIC ACID, ACRYLIC ACID, and 2-ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE)

Fair
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDES (CI 77499)

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE)
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER/EAU/AQUA

Limited

None

Limited

Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
Appeared as: COPERNICIA CERIFERA WAX/CIRE DE CARNAUBA/CERA CARNAUBA (CARNAUBA)

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

Fair

None

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

PETA: Companies That Do Test on Animals

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, has identified companies that "either test on animals or pay a laboratory to conduct tests on animals."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water/Eau/Aqua, Acrylates Copolymer, Iron Oxides (CI 77499), Synthetic Beeswax, Acrylates/Ethylhexyl Acrylate Copolymer, Butylene Glycol, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax/Cire De Carnauba/Cera Carnauba, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Acacia Senegal Gum, Glyceryl Behenate, Palmitic Acid, Stearic Acid, Behenyl Alcohol, Polyvinyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Tromethamine, 1,2-Hexanediol, Sorbitan Stearate, Polysorbate 60, Montmorillonite, Nylon-66, Potassium Sorbate, Phenoxyethanol, Laureth-21, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Silica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Xanthan Gum, Octylacrylamide/Acrylates/Butylaminoethyl Methacrylate Copolymer, Microcrystalline Cellulose, PEG-240/HDI Copolymer BIS-Decyltetradeceth-20 Ether, Cetyl Palmitate, Sorbitan Olivate, Sorbitan Palmitate, Potassium Laurate, BHT

Directions from packaging:

Apply to lashes on its own as a lightweight mascara or use as a primer for your favorite volumizing mascara

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