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Lush Moisturizer, Gorgeous

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lush Moisturizer, Gorgeous product label collected on January 30, 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 Lush Moisturizer, Gorgeous is 6.

Data last updated: January 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Endocrine disruption (high)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Fair

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

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: NEROLI OIL (CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA)

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)

Good

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (moderate)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERINE

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) JUICE
Appeared as: FRESH LEMON JUICE (CITRUS LIMONUM)

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA
Appeared as: ORANGE FLOWER ABSOLUTE (CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Robust

None
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE)
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL (OLEA EUROPAEA)

Fair

Limited
OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) OIL
Appeared as: COLD PRESSED EVENING PRIMROSE OIL (OENOTHERA BIENNIS)

Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
Appeared as: COLD PRESSED AVOCADO OIL (PERSEA GRATISSIMA)

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: EXTRA VIRGIN COCONUT OIL (COCOS NUCIFERA)

Limited
TRITICUM VULGARE (WHEAT) GERM OIL
Appeared as: COLD PRESSED WHEATGERM OIL (TRITICUM VULGARE)

Fair
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) JUICE
Appeared as: FRESH ORANGE JUICE (CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS)

• Use restrictions (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: COLD PRESSED GRAPESEED OIL (VITIS VINIFERA)

None
ANANAS SATIVUS (PINEAPPLE)
Appeared as: FRESH PINEAPPLE JUICE (ANANAS SATIVUS)

Limited
COMMIPHORA MYRRHA (MYRRH)
Appeared as: MYRRH RESINOID (COMMIPHORA MYRRHA)

Limited

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 Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

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

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Orange Blossom Honey Water (Citrus Aurantium Dulcis), Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil (Olea Europaea), Stearic Acid, Cold Pressed Organic Evening Primrose Oil (Oenothera biennis), Cold Pressed Organic Avocado Oil (Persea Gratissima), Glycerine, Extra Virgin Coconut Oil (Cocos Nucifera), Fresh Organic Lemon Juice (Citrus Limonum), Cold Pressed Organic Wheatgerm Oil (Triticum Vulgare), Fresh Organic Orange Juice (Citrus Aurantium dulcis), Cold Pressed Organic Grapeseed Oil (Vitis Vinifera), Fresh Pineapple Juice (Ananas Sativus), Orange Flower Absolute (Citrus Aurantium Amara), Neroli Oil (Citrus Aurantium Amara), Myrrh Resinoid (Commiphora Myrrha), Triethanolamine, Cetearyl Alcohol, Geraniol, Farnesol, Limonene, Linalool, Hydroxycitronellal, Fragrance, Methylparaben, Propylparaben

Directions from packaging:

After cleansing and toning your face, put a dab on your fingertip and pat gently onto clean, slightly damp skin. A little bit goes a long way. Re-apply as often as needed.

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