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DN-UNIK Age Defying Day Serum

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the DN-UNIK Age Defying Day Serum product label collected on October 11, 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 DN-UNIK Age Defying Day Serum is 4.

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

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

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited
HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL) WATER
Appeared as: HAMAMELIS VRIGNANA WATER* (WITCH HAZEL)

Fair
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) OIL
Appeared as: SESAMUM INDICUM SEED OIL* (SESAME)

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETEARYLA ALCOHOL

Limited

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

Fair

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

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

Fair

Fair
SODIUM HYALURONATE
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALUIRONATE

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
Appeared as: CI 77891

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

None

Limited
CRITHMUM MARITIMUM (SEA FENNEL) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CRITHMUM MARTIMUM EXTRACT

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

AQUA (WATER), HAMAMELIS VRIGNANA (WITCH HAZEL) WATER*, GLYCERIN, SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL*, CETEARYLA ALCOHOL, COCO-CAPRYLATE CAPRATE, C10-18 TRIGLYCERIDES, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE, GLYCERYL UNDECYLENATE, SODIUM BENZOATE, XANTHAN GUM, CITRIC ACID, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF EXTRACT*, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL, SODIUM HYALUIRONATE, MICA, CI 77891, TOCOPHEROL, BETA-SITOSTEROL, MENYANTHES TRIFOLIATA LEAF EXTRACT, CI 77491, CRITHMUM MARTIMUM EXTRACT, SQUALENE, POTASSIUM SORBATE, LIMONENE, LINALOOL.

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