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Acure Spf 30 Radically Rejuvenating Day Cream, Turmeric, Ferulic Acid & Vitamin C

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Acure Spf 30 Radically Rejuvenating Day Cream, Turmeric, Ferulic Acid & Vitamin C product label collected on October 11, 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 Acure Spf 30 Radically Rejuvenating Day Cream, Turmeric, Ferulic Acid & Vitamin C is 2.

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Data last updated: October 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Occupational hazards
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: ZINC OXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
OCTANOHYDROXAMIC ACID
Appeared as: CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair

None

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited
10-UNDECENOIC ACID, HEPTYL ESTER
Appeared as: HEPTYL UNDECYLENATE

Fair

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

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited

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

None

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

None

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

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

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredients: ZINC OXIDE 15.5%; Inactive Ingredients: ALLANTOIN, ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE, ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL, ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C), BISABOLOL, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER, CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE, CETEARYL OLIVATE, COCO-CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE, COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL, COCONUT ALKANES, CURCUMA LONGA (TURMERIC) ROOT EXTRACT, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, FERULIC ACID, GLYCERIN, HEPTYL UNDECYLENATE, HEXYLENE GLYCOL, LECITHIN, NIACINAMIDE, PANTHENOL, POLYHYDROXYSTEARIC ACID, PULLULAN, SCLEROTIUM GUM, SODIUM HYALURONATE, SODIUM PCA, SORBITAN OLIVATE, SQUALANE, TANACETUM ANNUUM (BLUE TANSY) FLOWER OIL, TOCOPHEROL, XANTHAN GUM.

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