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Too Cool For School Rules of Mastic IX Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Too Cool For School Rules of Mastic IX Cream product label collected on May 20, 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 Too Cool For School Rules of Mastic IX Cream is 4.

Data last updated: May 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER/AQUA/EAU

Limited

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

Limited

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

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

Fair

Limited
CENTELLA ASIATICA (GOTU KOLA) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CENTELLA ASIATICA EXTRACT

Limited

Fair

Good

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Limited
LIMNANTHES VERSICOLOR (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL

Limited
PISTACIA LENTISCUS (MASTIC) GUM
Appeared as: PISTACIA LENTISCUS GUM (MASTIC)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited
LITSEA CUBEBA (MAY CHANG) OIL
Appeared as: LITSEA CUBEBA FRUIT OIL

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water/Aqua/Eau, Glycerin, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Methylpropanediol, Polyglyceryl-3 Methylglucose Distearate, 1,2-Hexanediol, Cyclomethicone, Neopentyl Glycol Diheptanoate, Niacinamide, Behenyl Alcohol, Betaine, Glyceryl Stearate, Beta-Glucan, Centella Asiatica Extract, Ficus Carica (Fig) Fruit Extract, Cellulose Gum, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyglyceryl-10 Oleate, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Oil, Ethylhexylglycerin, Ceramide NP, Adenosine, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Pistacia Lentiscus (Mastic) Gum, Cetearyl Alcohol, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Stearic Acid, Carbomer, Tromethamine, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Litsea Cubeba Fruit Oil, Cholesterol.

Warnings from packaging:

After using IX Drop, apply appropriate amount of cream to face and neck. Wrap hands around neck and press into face to help absorb into skin.

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