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Grown Alchemist Hydra-Repair+ Intensive Day Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Grown Alchemist Hydra-Repair+ Intensive Day Cream 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 Hydra-Repair+ Intensive Day Cream 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
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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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)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CITRUS NOBILIS (MANDARIN ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS NOBILIS (MANDARIN) PEEL OIL

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (PURIFIED WATER)

Fair
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPESEED) SEED OIL

Limited
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS AMYGDALUS (SWEET ALMOND) DULCIS OIL

None
SORBITAN OLIVATE
Appeared as: SORBITAN OLIVATE (PLANT)

Limited
CETEARYL OLIVATE
Appeared as: CETEARYL OLIVATE (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
SHOREA ROBUSTA (SALTREE) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: SHOREA ROBUSTA SEED BUTTER

Limited
CETYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETYL ALCOHOL (PLANT)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
XANTHAN GUM
Appeared as: XANTHAN GUM (NATURAL POLYSACCHARIDE)

Limited

• Cancer (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (ROSE GERANIUM) OIL
Appeared as: PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (GERANIUM) OIL

Limited
CITRUS SINENSIS PEEL EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE) PEEL OIL

Limited
DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: DAUCUS CAROTA (CARROT) SATIVA ROOT EXTRACT

None
PASSIFLORA INCARNATA SEED OIL
Appeared as: PASSIFLORA INCARNATA (PASSIONFRUIT) SEED OIL

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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

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

Limited
SODIUM PHYTATE
Appeared as: SODIUM PHYTATE (PLANT)

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Occupational hazards (high)

Fair
LINALOOL
Appeared as: LINALOOL (PLANT)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• 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
CITRAL
Appeared as: CITRAL (PLANT)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair
GERANIOL
Appeared as: GERANIOL (PLANT)

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

Fair
CITRONELLOL
Appeared as: CITRONELLOL (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), Vitis Vinifera (Grapeseed) Seed Oil, Prunus Amygdalus (Sweet Almond) Dulcis Oil, Sorbitan Olivate (Plant), Cetearyl Olivate (Plant), Shorea Robusta Seed Butter, Cetyl Alcohol (Plant), Glycerin (Plant), Xanthan Gum (Natural Polysaccharide), Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Extract, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Pelargonium Graveolens (Geranium) Oil, Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange) Peel Oil, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin) Peel Oil, Daucus Carota (Carrot) Sativa Root Extract, Passiflora Incarnata (Passionfruit) Seed Oil, Salix Alba (White Willow) Bark Extract, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein (Plant), Sodium Phytate (Plant), Chamomilla Recutita (Chamomile) Flower Oil, Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic Acid, Linalool (Plant), Limonene (Plant), Citral (Plant), Geraniol (Plant), Citronellol (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. Suitable for dry skin types or skin in need of intensive hydration.

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