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Mielle Strengthening Edge Gel, Rosemary Mint

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Mielle Strengthening Edge Gel, Rosemary Mint product label collected on November 29, 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 Mielle Strengthening Edge Gel, Rosemary Mint is 5.

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Data last updated: November 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is MODERATE

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

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Limited
SYMPHYTUM OFFICINALE (COMFREY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: SYMPHYTUM OFFICINALE (COMFREY) LEAVES EXTRACT

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

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

Good

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA; EAU)

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

Limited

Limited
EQUISETUM ARVENSE (HORSETAIL) EXTRACT
Appeared as: EQUISETUM ARVENSE (HORSETAIL GRASS) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Robust

Fair

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

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAVES EXTRACT

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

None

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:

WATER (AQUA, EAU), CETEARETH-25, GLYCERIN, PEG-7 GLYCERYL COCOATE, PEG-40 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL, PROPYLENE GLYCOL, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL, MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL, EQUISETUM ARVENSE (HORSETAIL GRASS) EXTRACT, *ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA (BABASSU) SEED OIL, *ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) ROOT OIL, *COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL, HONEY, LAWSONIA INERMIS (HENNA) EXTRACT, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAVES EXTRACT, HUMULUS LUPULUS (HOPS) EXTRACT, URTICA DIOICA (NETTLE) EXTRACT, PHENOXYETHANOL, ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT, SYMPHYTUM OFFICINALE (COMFREY) LEAVES EXTRACT, BENZOIC ACID, GLYCERETH-2-COCOATE, FRAGRANCE

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