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Soleil Toujours Extreme UV Mineral Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 45

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Soleil Toujours Extreme UV Mineral Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 45 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 Soleil Toujours Extreme UV Mineral Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 45 is 3.

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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Occupational hazards
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS LIMON PEEL OIL

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

Fair

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

Good

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

Fair

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

Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
Appeared as: MENTHA PIPERITA STEM/LEAF OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: ROSA DAMASCENA FLOWER OIL

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

Fair
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA FRUIT OIL

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair
SODIUM BENZOATE
Appeared as: SODIUM BONZOATE

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

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

• 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)

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)

Good

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF GEL
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS (ORGANIC ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

Good
CHONDRUS CRISPUS (CARRAGEENAN)
Appeared as: CHONDRUS CRISPUS

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
COMMIPHORA MYRRHA (MYRRH) GUM
Appeared as: COMMIPHORA MYRRHA RESIN OIL

Limited

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

Fair

Limited

Fair

Limited
MENTHA SPICATA (SPEARMINT) OIL
Appeared as: MENTHA VIRIDIS LEAF OIL

Limited

Limited
MYRISTICA FRAGRANS (NUTMEG) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: MYRISTICA FRAGRANS KERNEL OIL

None
MYRISTYOLPENTAPEPTIDES
Appeared as: MYRISTOYL PENTAPEPTIDE-11

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OIL
Appeared as: POGOSTEMON CABLIN OIL

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

Limited
SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY SAGE) OIL
Appeared as: SALVIA SCLAREA OIL

Limited
SANTALUM SPICATUM (SANDALWOOD) OIL
Appeared as: SANTALUM SPICATA WOOD OIL

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA)
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS

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

Fair

None

Limited
THYMUS VULGARIS (COMMON THYME) OIL
Appeared as: THYMUS VULGARIS OIL

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

Fair

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair

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.

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:

Active Ingredients: Titanium Dioxide 7.36%, Zinc Oxide 5.14%, Inactive Ingredients: Aloe Barbadensis (Organic Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice, Alumina, Aluminum Stearate, Aqua (Water), Bisabolol, Camellia Oleifera (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Chondrus Crispus, Citric Acid, Citrus Aurantifolia Fruit Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis Peel Oil, Citrus Limon Peel Oil, Citrus Reticulata Leaf Oil, Commiphora Myrrha Resin Oil, Dimethicone, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Geraniol, Glucose, Glycerin, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Limonene, Linalool, Magnesium Sulfate, Mentha Piperita Stem/Leaf Oil, Mentha Viridis Leaf Oil, Methylpropanediol, Myristica Fragrans Kernel Oil, Myristoyl Pentapeptide-11, Panthenol, Pogostemon Cablin Oil, Polyglyceryl-3 Ricinoleate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Rosa Damascena Flower Oil, Salvia Sclarea Oil, Santalum Spicata Wood Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis, (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Sodium Bonzoate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Thymus Vulgaris Oil, Tocopherol, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Ubiquinone, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Zinc Stearate

Directions from packaging:

Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Use a water resistant sunscreen if swimming or sweating. Reapply immediately after swimming, sweating or towel drying or at least every 2 hours. Children under 6 months: Ask a doctor.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Do not use on damaged or broken skin When using this product keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. Stop use and ask a doctor if rash occurs Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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