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bareMinerals ETERNALIXIR Skin-Volumizing Oil Serum

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the bareMinerals ETERNALIXIR Skin-Volumizing Oil Serum product label collected on July 22, 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 bareMinerals ETERNALIXIR Skin-Volumizing Oil Serum is 6.

Data last updated: July 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • 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
Fair
RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)
Appeared as: RETINYL PALMITATE

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

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

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CI 75130
Appeared as: BETA-CAROTENE (CI 75130)

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

Robust

Limited

None

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

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

Fair

Robust

Fair

None

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA FRUIT OIL

None
OENOTHERA BIENNIS SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) SEED EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

Limited
PLANTAGO LANCEOLATA (RIBWORT PLANTAIN) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: PLANTAGO LANCEOLATA LEAF EXTRACT

None

Limited
ASCORBYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN C PALMITATE)
Appeared as: ASCORBYL PALMITATE

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

Fair

Fair

Limited

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Neopentyl Glycol Diheptanoate, Diisopropyl Sebacate, Ethylhexyl Stearate, Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Propanediol, Xylitol, Glycerin, Sodium Chloride, Niacinamide, Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil, Rosa Canina Fruit Oil, Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Seed Extract, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Extract, Plantago Lanceolata Leaf Extract, Cypripedium Pubescens Extract, Retinyl Palmitate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Tocopherol, Calcium Pca, Citric Acid, Fragrance, Trisodium Edta, Sodium Citrate, Hydroxyproline, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Citral, Geraniol, Linalool, Limonene, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, May Contain: Beta-Carotene (Ci 75130)

Directions from packaging:

Suggested Usage:-Shake well. -Apply three to four drops onto face and neck morning and night.

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