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Rocky Mountain Soap Co. Beech Tree Bud Eye Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Rocky Mountain Soap Co. Beech Tree Bud Eye Cream product label collected on May 16, 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 Rocky Mountain Soap Co. Beech Tree Bud Eye Cream is 2.

Data last updated: May 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
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
ARNICA MONTANA
Appeared as: ARNICA MONTANA FLOWER EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: CAPRIC/CAPRYLIC TRIGLYCERIDES (COCONUT) OIL

Limited

Limited
ACANTHOPANAX SENTICOSUS (ELEUTHERO GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ACANTHOPANAX SENTICOSUS (SIBERIAN GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE (COCONUT FATTY ACIDS)

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETEARYL ALCOHOL (COCONUT FATTY ALCOHOL)

Limited

Limited
OCIMUM BASILICUM (SWEET BASIL) OIL
Appeared as: SODIUM ANISATE (BASIL) OIL

Limited
FAGUS SYLVATICA (BEECH) EXTRACT
Appeared as: FAGUS SYLVATICA (BEECH TREE) BUD EXTRACT

None
DECYL OLIVE ESTERS
Appeared as: DECYL OLIVE OIL ESTERS

Fair

Limited

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

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

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) FRUIT BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL

None
VEGETABLE GUM/ GLYCERIN EXTRACT
Appeared as: SCLEROTIUM ROLFSII (VEGETABLE GUM)

None
ACACIA DECURRENS EXTRACT
Appeared as: ACACIA DECURRENS (MIMOSA) FLOWER WAX

• Use restrictions (low)

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

Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED WAX
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED WAX

None
VEGETABLE OIL ESTERS
Appeared as: VEGETABLE ESTERS

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
SODIUM PHYTATE
Appeared as: SODIUM PHYTATE (RICE BRAN) EXTRACT

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

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
CEDRUS ATLANTICA (ATLAS CEDAR) BARK OIL
Appeared as: CEDRUS ATLANTICA (CEDARWOOD) OIL

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

None

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua (Water), Capric/Caprylic Triglycerides (Coconut Oil), Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Acanthopanax Senticosus (Siberian Ginseng) Root Extract, Camellia Oleifera (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Glyceryl Stearate Citrate, Glyceryl Caprylate (Coconut Fatty Acids), Cetearyl Alcohol (Coconut Fatty Alcohol), Glycerin, Sodium Levulinate, Sodium Anisate (Basil Oil), Fagus Sylvatica (Beech Tree) Bud Extract, Arnica Montana Flower Extract, Decyl Olive Oil Esters, Squalene, Orbignya Oleifera (Babassu) Seed Oil, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf (Aloe Vera) Gel, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter) Fruit, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Sclerotium Rolfsii (Vegetable Gum), Acacia Decurrens (Mimosa) Flower Wax, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Wax, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax, Vegetable Esters, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Sodium Phytate (Rice Bran Extract), Citrus Aurantium Amara (Neroli) Flower Oil, Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Flower Oil, Cedrus Atlantica (Cedarwood) Oil, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Canarium Luzonicum (Elemi) Oil

Directions from packaging:

Put a little drop on the ring finger and pat gently around the eye area. Apply before any makeup. Give yourself a wink in the mirror.

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