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Glow Studio Whamisa Anti Aging & Nourishing Serum in Cream, Chai Tea Antioxidants + Turmeric (2018 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Glow Studio Whamisa Anti Aging & Nourishing Serum in Cream, Chai Tea Antioxidants + Turmeric (2018 formulation) product label collected on July 24, 2018 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 Glow Studio Whamisa Anti Aging & Nourishing Serum in Cream, Chai Tea Antioxidants + Turmeric (2018 formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: July 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: OOLONG TEA EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ASPALATHUS LINEARIS LEAF EXTRACT

None

None
PINUS DENSIFLORA EXTRACT
Appeared as: PINUS DENSIFLORA LEAF EXTRACT

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
INONOTUS OBLIQUUS EXTRACT
Appeared as: INONOTUS OBLIQUUS (MUSHROOM) EXTRACT

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
SCUTELLARIA BAICALENSIS (BAIKAL SKULLCAP) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: SCUTELLARIA BAICALENSIS ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
PAEONIA SUFFRUTICOSA (MOUTAN) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PAEONIA SUFFRUTICOSA ROOT EXTRACT

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

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

Limited
PRUNUS AVIUM (WILD CHERRY) SEED OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS AVIUM (SWEET CHERRY) SEED OIL

None

Limited

Limited

None

Limited

Limited
ANIBA ROSAEODORA (ROSEWOOD) OIL
Appeared as: ANIBA ROSAEODORA (ROSEWOOD) WOOD OIL

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

ASPALATHUS LINEARIS LEAF EXTRACT, EUPATORIUM REBAUDIANUM LEAF EXTRACT, PINUS DENSIFLORA LEAF EXTRACT, OOLONG TEA EXTRACT, CURCUMA LONGA (TURMERIC) ROOT EXTRACT, SODIUM HYALURONATE, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, CETYL ALCOHOL, INONOTUS OBLIQUUS (MUSHROOM) EXTRACT, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER, BEESWAX, SCUTELLARIA BAICALENSIS ROOT EXTRACT, PAEONIA SUFFRUTICOSA ROOT EXTRACT, GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT, CETEARYL OLIVATE, SORBITAN OLIVATE, SILICA, PRUNUS AVIUM (SWEET CHERRY) SEED OIL, ASTROCARYUM MURUMURU SEED BUTTER, COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX, CUCURBITA PEPO (PUMPKIN) SEED OIL, SOLANUM AVICULARE SEED OIL, PROPOLIS EXTRACT, ANIBA ROSAEODORA (ROSEWOOD) WOOD OIL, CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) FRUIT OIL, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL

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