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Grown Alchemist Age-Repair Intensive Moisturiser

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Grown Alchemist Age-Repair Intensive Moisturiser 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 Age-Repair Intensive Moisturiser 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 LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Limited
HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN (PLANT)

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

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS (WHITE TEA) EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (PURIFIED WATER)

Limited
OCTYLDODECANOL
Appeared as: OCTYLDODECANOL (PLANT)

Limited
EUPHORBIA CERIFERA (CANDELILLA) WAX
Appeared as: CANDELILLA WAX (PLANT)

None
POLYGLYCERYL-2 DIPOLYHYDROXYSTEARATE
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERYL 2 DIPOLYHYDROXYSTEARATE (PLANT)

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None
PSEUDOALTEROMONAS FERMENT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PSEUDOALTEROMONAS FERMENT EXTRACT (MARINE)

Limited
DICAPRYLYL ETHER
Appeared as: DICAPRYLYL ETHER (PLANT)

None

Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-3 DIISOSTEARATE
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERYL 3 DIISOSTEARATE (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (low)

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

• Cancer (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
HYDROLYZED GLYCINE SOJA (SOY) PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN (PLANT)

None

Limited

None
SACCHARIDE ISOMERATE
Appeared as: SACCHARIDE ISOMERATE (SUGAR) EXTRACT

Fair
SODIUM PHOSPHATE
Appeared as: SODIUM PHOSPHATE (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
SODIUM HYALURONATE
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALURONATE (PLANT)

Fair

Fair
PROPANEDIOL
Appeared as: PROPANEDIOL (PLANT)

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

Limited

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

Fair
XANTHAN GUM
Appeared as: XANTHAN GUM (PLANT)

Fair

• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited

Fair
SODIUM SALT ETHYLENEDIAMINE DISUCCINATE
Appeared as: TRISODIUM ETHYLENEDIAMINE DISUCCINATE

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair
MAGNESIUM SULFATE
Appeared as: MAGNESIUM SULFATE (MINERAL)

Fair
GERANIOL
Appeared as: GERANIOL (PLANT)

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

Good
LIMONENE
Appeared as: LIMONENE (PLANT)

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

Fair
LINALOOL
Appeared as: LINALOOL (PLANT)

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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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:

Aqua (Purified Water), Octyldodecanol (Plant), Candelilla Wax (Plant), Polyglyceryl 2 Dipolyhydroxystearate (Plant), Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Pseudoalteromonas Ferment Extract (Marine), Pseudoalteromonas Exopolysaccharides (Marine), Dicaprylyl Ether (Plant), Polyacrylate Crosspolymer 6, Polyglyceryl 3 Diisostearate (Plant), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf (Aloe Vera) Juice, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein (Plant), Hydrolyzed Soy Protein (Plant), Tripeptide 10 Citrulline, Tripeptide 1, Saccharide Isomerate (Sugar Extract), Sodium Phosphate (Plant), Sodium Hyaluronate (Plant), Carbomer, Propanediol (Plant), Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Cranberry) Fruit Extract, Camellia Sinensis (White Tea) Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Carum Petroselinum (Parsley) Seed Oil, Xanthan Gum (Plant), Dehydroacetic Acid, Benzyl Alcohol, Butylene Glycol, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Tocopherol (Vitamin E) (Plant), Magnesium Sulfate (Mineral), Geraniol (Plant), Limonene (Plant), Linalool (Plant).

Directions from packaging:

Apply with smooth, upward and outward motions, working from the centre of the face, neck and d colletage. Gently press in to enhance absorption and hydration. Use morning and evening. Suitable for dry skin types or skin in need of intensive hydrating age-repair focused treatment.

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