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Bravo Sierra Lip Balm

EWG scientists reviewed the Bravo Sierra Lip Balm product label collected on August 27, 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. Bravo Sierra Lip Balm is EWG VERIFIED™.

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Data last updated: August 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

Limited

None

Fair

Fair

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

None

Limited
MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX (CERA MICROCRISTALLINA)
Appeared as: MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Fair

• Cancer (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

None

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Fair
PANAX GINSENG (GINSENG) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PANAX GINSENG LEAF CELL EXTRACT

Limited
SPIRULINA MAXIMA (ALGAE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SPIRULINA MAXIMA EXTRACT

Fair

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

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.

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:

Synthetic beeswax, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Isoamyl Cocoate, Vegetable Oil, Polypropylene, Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate-2, Microcrystalline Wax, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, Tocopherol, Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Panax Ginseng Leaf Cell Extract, Spirulina Maxima Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Canola Oil, Glyceryl Caprylate, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate.

ABOUT THE SKIN DEEP® RATINGS

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