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Fourth Ray Beauty Face Milk, Matcha

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Fourth Ray Beauty Face Milk, Matcha 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 Face Milk, Matcha is 5.

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)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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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
JASMINUM OFFICINALE (JASMINE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: JASMINUM OFFICINALE (JASMINE) FLOWER/LEAF EXTRACT

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

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

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

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

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

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited
CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS
Appeared as: CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS LEAF/STEM EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Robust

Limited

Fair

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

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited
HYDROLYZED PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED KALE PROTEIN

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: VANILLA PLANIFOLIA FRUIT EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

None

Limited

Limited
CORIANDER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CORIANDRUM SATIVUM (CORIANDER) FRUIT/LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

None

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

None

None

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Fair

Fair

Limited
TOURMALINE
Appeared as: TOURMALINE EXTRACT

Limited

Fair

Limited
ACRYLATES/ C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER
Appeared as: ACRYLATES/C10-30

• Use restrictions (low)

None
ALKYL ACRYLATES CROSSPOLYMER
Appeared as: ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

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

Limited

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, Glycerin, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Isopropyl Myristate, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, Ethylhexyl Isononanoate, Propanediol, Squalane, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil, Hydrolyzed Kale Protein, Hydrolyzed Carrot Protein, Hydrolyzed Lemon Protein, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Curcuma Longa (Turmeric) Root Extract, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Extract, Prunus Persica (Peach) Fruit Extract, Jasminum Officinale (Jasmine) Flower/Leaf Extract, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Plumeria Rubra Flower Extract, Rose Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Extract, Coriandrum Sativum (Coriander) Fruit/Leaf Extract, Fucus Vesiculosus Extract, Cupressus Sempervirens Leaf/Stem Extract, Saccharomyces/Copper Ferment, Saccharomyces/Iron Ferment, Saccharomyces/Magnesium Ferment, Saccharomyces/Silicon Ferment, Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Seed Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Phospholipids, Tourmaline Extract, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Xanthan Gum, Acrylates/C10-30, Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Sodium Hydroxide, Hexylene Glycol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sorbic Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Phenoxyethanol, Blue 1 (CI 42090), Yellow 5 (CI 19140). *Made with Natural Fragrance.

Directions from packaging:

Apply 2-3 drops into palms, warm between hands, & gently press into skin. Use as needed.

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