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Fourth Ray Beauty Clean Slate Foaming Exfoliator

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Fourth Ray Beauty Clean Slate Foaming Exfoliator product label collected on September 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 Fourth Ray Beauty Clean Slate Foaming Exfoliator is 3.

Data last updated: September 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Limited

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

Good

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS) OIL
Appeared as: EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS LEAF OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH
Appeared as: ZEA MAYS STARCH (CORN)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL

Fair

None

Limited

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

Limited
ILLICIUM VERUM (ANISE) OIL
Appeared as: PIMPINELLA ANISUM (ANISE) SEED OIL

Limited
TOURMALINE
Appeared as: TOURMALINE EXTRACT

None

Fair

Fair

Robust

None

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
SODIUM PHOSPHATE
Appeared as: MONOSODIUM PHOSPHATE

• Use restrictions (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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PETA Cruelty-free Companies

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

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Sucrose, Kaolin, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Volcanic Sand, Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Lactobacillus/Papaya Fruit Ferment Extract, Glycolic Acid, Salicylic Acid, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Oil, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Oil, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Pimpinella Anisum (Anise) Seed Oil, Tourmaline Extract, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Tartaric Acid, Citric Acid, Arginine, Glycerin, Water, Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose, Hydrated Silica, Disodium Phosphate, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Monosodium Phosphate.

Directions from packaging:

After removing makeup, dispense dime to quarter sized amount of powder into palm. Add water to create lather. Massage into skin using circular motions, avoiding the eye area. Rinse thoroughly. For added exfoliation, let sit on skin for 1 minute before rinsing.

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