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Andalou Naturals Coconut Milk Firming Serum

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Andalou Naturals Coconut Milk Firming 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 Coconut Milk Firming Serum is 3.

Data last updated: February 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

None
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA PEEL OIL* (LIME)

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

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER (AQUA)

Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) FRUIT MILK
Appeared as: COCOS NUCIFERA MILK*† (COCONUT)

None

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

None
OPUNTIA FICUS-INDICA STEM EXTRACT
Appeared as: OPUNTIA FICUS-INDICA STEM EXTRACT* (PRICKLY PEAR)

None
MALUS DOMESTICA FRUIT CELL CULTURE
Appeared as: FRUIT STEM CELLS (MALUS DOMESTICA; SOLAR VITIS)

Fair

Limited
CICHORIUM INTYBUS (CHICORY) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: [CICHORIUM INTYBUS ROOT OLIGOSACCHARIDES (CHICORY)

Limited
CAESALPINIA SPINOSA GUM
Appeared as: CAESALPINIA SPINOSA GUM (TARA TREE)

Limited
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: COFFEA ARABICA EXTRACT*] (GREEN COFFEE)

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCOS NUCIFERA OIL*† (COCONUT)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS SEED OIL* (JOJOBA)

None
OPUNTIA FICUS INDICA FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: OPUNTIA FICUS-INDICA SEED OIL* (PRICKLY PEAR)

Fair

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

Limited
WHITE TEA
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT*† (WHITE TEA)

Limited
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ASPALATHUS LINEARIS EXTRACT*† (ROOIBOS)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Limited

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), Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Milk*†, Vegetable Glycerin, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Glyceryl Stearate Citrate, Cetyl Alcohol, Tocopherol, Opuntia Ficus-Indica (Prickly Pear) Stem Extract*, Fruit Stem Cells (Malus Domestica, Solar Vitis), BioActive Berry Complex*, Stearic Acid, Skin Firming Complex: [Cichorium Intybus (Chicory) Root Oligosaccharides, Caesalpinia Spinosa (Tara Tree) Gum, Coffea Arabica (Green Coffee) Extract*], Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil*†, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil*, Opuntia Ficus-Indica (Prickly Pear) Seed Oil*, Allantoin, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Vitamin C), Panthenol, Myristyl Myristate, Olive Squalane, Camellia Sinensis (White Tea) Leaf Extract*†, Aspalathus Linearis (Rooibos) Extract*†, Phenethyl Alcohol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Coconut Isolates, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Peel Oil*, Mentha Spicata (Spearmint) Leaf Oil*

Directions from packaging:

To Use AM & PM. Apply lightly on clean face and neck prior to moisturizer.

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