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Grown Alchemist Detox Eye-Makeup Remover

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Grown Alchemist Detox Eye-Makeup Remover product label collected on June 27, 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 Grown Alchemist Detox Eye-Makeup Remover is 2.

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

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Fair
PROPANEDIOL
Appeared as: PROPANEDIOL (PLANT)

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) OIL
Appeared as: MATRICARIA RECUTITA (GERMAN CHAMOMILE) OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (PURIFIED WATER)

Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE (PLANT)

Limited
ISOPROPYL ISOSTEARATE
Appeared as: ISOPROPYL ISOSTEARATE (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (CAMELLIA) SEED OIL

Limited

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL

None
DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT)
Appeared as: DAUCUS CAROTA (PLANT)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

None

Limited

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair
XANTHAN GUM
Appeared as: XANTHAN GUM (PLANT)

Limited
SODIUM PHYTATE
Appeared as: SODIUM PHYTATE (PLANT)

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

Limited

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

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.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua (Purified Water), Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (Plant), Isopropyl Isostearate (Plant), Camellia Oleifera (Camellia) Seed Oil, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil, Daucus Carota (Plant), Tocopherol (Vitamin E) (Plant), Dimethylmethoxy Chromanol, Propanediol (Plant), Diisopropyl Adipate, Lecithin, Acrylic Acid/Acrylamidomethyl Propane Sulfonic Acid Copolymer, Dimethylmethoxy Chromanol, Glyceryl Caprylate, Xanthan Gum (Plant), Sodium Phytate (Plant), Triticum Vulgare (Wheatgerm) Oil, Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic Acid, Matricaria Recutita (German Chamomile) Oil.

Directions from packaging:

Shake well to activate this formulation then apply generously to a cotton pad and press gently onto the skin over closed eyes, in an outward motion, repeating until the last traces of make-up and mascara have dissolved. Complete this cleansing treatment with your preferred Grown Alchemist facial cleanser. Perfectly safe for contact lens wearers.

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