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Bare Republic Mineral Whipped Mousse Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 30

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Bare Republic Mineral Whipped Mousse Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 30 product label collected on April 02, 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 Bare Republic Mineral Whipped Mousse Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 30 is 1.

Data last updated: April 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

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

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (BUTADIENE)

Limited

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: ZINC OXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Limited
ALLYL HEPTANOATE
Appeared as: ALLYL HEPTOATE

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

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

None

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

None
GARCINIA MANGOSTANA EXTRACT
Appeared as: GARCINIA MONGOSTANA (MANGOSTEEN) FRUIT EXTRACT

None
GARDENIA TAHITENSIS FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: GARDENIA TAITENSIS FLOWER EXTRACT

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited

None

• Use restrictions (low)

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

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

None

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

Fair

Limited

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredients: Zinc Oxide 17.50%, Inactive Ingredients: Alcohol, Allyl Heptoate, Brassica Campestris/Aleurites Fordi Oil Copolymer, Butyloctyl Salicylate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cetearyl Alcohol, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Ethylhexylglycerin, Gamma-Decalactone, Gamma-Nonalactone, Gamma-Octalactone, Garcinia Mongostana (Mangosteen) Fruit Extract, Gardenia Taitensis Flower Extract, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Heliotropine, Isoamyl Laurate, Isobutane, Macadamia Integrifolia Seed Oil, Octyldodecyl Neopentanoate, Phenoxyethanol, Propane, Propanediol, Raspberry Ketone, Silica, Tocopherol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Triethyl Citrate, Vanillin, Vp/Eicosene Copolymer, Water (Aqua), Xanthan Gum

Directions from packaging:

Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Reapply after immediately swimming or sweating, immediately after towel drying, and at least every 2 hours.

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