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BH Cosmetics Glitter Collection, Amethyst

Data Availability: FAIR

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the BH Cosmetics Glitter Collection, Amethyst product label collected on July 12, 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 BH Cosmetics Glitter Collection, Amethyst is 5.

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Data last updated: July 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • 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
Good
CI 77000
Appeared as: ALUMINUM POWDER (CI 77000)

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Neurotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

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

Fair
FD&C YELLOW 5
Appeared as: YELLOW 5 (CI 19140)

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

None
FD&C RED 40
Appeared as: RED 40 (CI 16035)

Fair
FD&C BLUE 1
Appeared as: BLUE 1 (CI 42090)

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (METHACRYLIC ACID, ACRYLIC ACID, and 2-ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Fair
FERRIC FERROCYANIDE
Appeared as: FERRIC FERROCYANIDE ] (CI 77510)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Polyethylene Terephthalate, Acrylates Copolymer, Aluminum Calcium Sodium Silicate, Polyurethane-33, Tin Oxide. May Contain/Peut Contenir [+/-: Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Aluminum Powder (CI 77000), Yellow 5 (CI 19140), Red 40 (CI 16035), Blue 1 (CI 42090), Ferric Ferrocyanide (CI 77510)]

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Avoid direct contact with eyes and keep out of reach of children. Discontinue use if signs of irritation or rash appear.

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