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Grown Alchemist Regenerating Night Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Grown Alchemist Regenerating Night 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 Regenerating Night Cream is 3.

Data last updated: June 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

None

• 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)

Limited

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

Fair
SODIUM HYDROXIDE
Appeared as: SODIUM HYDROXIDE (NATURAL POLYSACCHARIDE COMPLEX)

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
PHENOXYETHANOL
Appeared as: PHENOXYETHANOL (NATURAL PEPTIDE; POLYSACCHARIDE COMPLEX)

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

Good
LACTIC ACID
Appeared as: LACTIC ACID (NATURAL)

• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

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

Good

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

Limited

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

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

None
OLIVOYL HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN
Appeared as: POTASSIUM OLIVOYL HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN

Limited

Fair

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

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE (PLANT)

Fair
MANNITOL
Appeared as: MANNITOL (PLANT)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

None

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

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

None

Limited

Limited

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

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited
CETYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETYL ALCOHOL (PLANT)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
SODIUM HYALURONATE
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALURONATE (PLANT)

Limited

Limited
SODIUM DEHYDROACETATE
Appeared as: SODIUM DEHYDROACETATE (ORGANIC LISTED)

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

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

None
WHEAT AMINO ACIDS
Appeared as: WHEAT AMINO ACIDS (PLANT)

Limited

None
CAMELLIA EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS (CAMELLIA) LEAF EXTRACT

None
VIOLA ODORATA LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: VIOLA ODORATA (VIOLET) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited
SANTALUM SPICATUM (SANDALWOOD) OIL
Appeared as: SANTALUM SPICATA (SANDALWOOD) OIL

Limited
PASSIFLORA EDULIS (PASSION FRUIT) SEED OIL
Appeared as: PASSIFLORA EDULIS (PASSION-FLOWER) SEED OIL

Limited

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) OIL
Appeared as: HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA-BUCKTHORN) FRUIT OIL

Limited
ILLICIUM VERUM (ANISE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ILLICIUM VERUM (ANISE- STAR) FRUIT OIL

Limited
BOSWELLIA CARTERI (FRANKINCENSE) OIL
Appeared as: BOSWELLIA CARTERII (FRANKINCENSE) OIL

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Extract, Camellia Oleifera (Camellia) Seed Oil, Potassium Olivoyl Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein (and) Cetearyl Alcohol (and) Glyceryl Oleate (and) Glyceryl Stearate (Plant), Mannitol (Plant), Aqua (and) Pseudoalteromonas Ferment Extract (and) Salicylic Acid (and) Sodium Hydroxide (Natural Polysaccharide Complex), Aqua (and) Pseudoalteromonas Ferment Extract (and) Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein (and) Hydrolyzed Soy Protein (and) Tripeptide-10 Citrulline (and) Tripeptide-1 (and) Lecithin (and) Butylene Glycol (and) Xanthan Gum (and) Carbomer (and) Triethanolamine (and) Caprylyl Glycol (and) Phenoxyethanol (Natural Peptide and Polysaccharide Complex), Cetyl Alcohol (Plant), Sodium Hyaluronate (Plant), Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Root Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Xanthan Gum (Polysaccharide), Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Oil, Sodium Dehydroacetate (Organic Listed), Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Wheat Amino Acids (Plant), Myroxylon Pereirae (Peru Balsam) Oil, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Camellia Sinensis (Camellia) Leaf Extract, Viola Odorata (Violet) Leaf Extract, Santalum Spicata (Sandalwood) Oil, Lactic Acid (Natural), Salicylic Acid (Plant), Passiflora Edulis (Passion-flower) Seed Oil, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter, Hippophae Rhamnoides (Sea-Buckthorn) Fruit Oil, Illicium Verum (Anise- Star) Fruit Oil, Boswellia Carterii (Frankincense) Oil, Limonene (Plant), Linalool (Plant), Benzyl Benzoate (Plant), Benzyl Salicylate (Plant), Farnesol (Plant).

Directions from packaging:

Apply after cleansing and application of targeted serums; with smooth, upward and outward motions, working from the centre of the face, neck, d colletage and back of hands. Recommended for application in the evening when the body is focused on optimal repair. Suitable for all skin types.

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