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Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Radiance Drops

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Radiance Drops product label collected on January 09, 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 Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Radiance Drops is 4.

Data last updated: January 2019

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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

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

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

• 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 OXIDES (CI 77491)

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

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited
MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA SEED OIL
Appeared as: MACADAMIA SEED OIL ESTERS

Fair

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

None

Fair

Limited

None
GARDENIA TAHITENSIS (TIARE) FLOWER
Appeared as: GARDENIA TAITENSIS FLOWER

Fair
CI 75470
Appeared as: CARMINE (CI 75470)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Neopentyl Glycol Diheptanoate, isododecane, jojoba esters, mica, glyceryl caprylate, parfum/fragrance, passiflora edulis (passion fruit) seed oil, jojoba oil/macadamia seed oil esters, limonene, squalene, tocopherol, cocos nucifera (coconut) oil, phytosteryl macadamiate, phytosterols, algae extract, gardenia taitensis flower, titanium dioxide (CI 77891), iron oxides (CI 77491), carmine (CI 75470).

Directions from packaging:

With the cap securely tightened, shake the bottle to release the pearls. Use the 4-in-1 formula to customize your glow 4 ways: 1. As a highlighting foundation base with zero slipping or makeup meltdown. 2. Dropped onto your makeup sponge, foundation stick or mixed with liquid foundation for a dewy finish. 3. Over or under your matte liquid lipstick for a hydrated, radiant look. 4. As a dry oil on your face & body (i.e. neck, decollete, collar bone & shoulders) for a subtle, mermaid glow.

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