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Lab Series Max LS Matte Renewal Lotion

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lab Series Max LS Matte Renewal Lotion product label collected on December 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 Lab Series Max LS Matte Renewal Lotion is 6.

Data last updated: December 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
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • 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
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: FRAGRANCE (PARFUM)

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

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

None

• Contamination concerns (GOSSYPOL, HEAVY METALS, and PESTICIDES)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATERAQUAEAU

Limited

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

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited
LAMINARIA SACCHARINA (SUGAR KELP) EXTRACT
Appeared as: LAMINARIA SACCHARINA EXTRACT

Limited
HYPNEA MUSCIFORMIS (HYPNEACEAE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: HYPNEA MUSCIFORMIS (ALGAE) EXTRACT

Fair

None
GELLIDIELA ACEROSA EXTRACT
Appeared as: GELLIDIELA ACEROSA (ALGAE) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

Limited
POLYGONUM CUSPIDATUM (JAPANESE KNOTWEED) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: POLYGONUM CUSPIDATUM ROOT EXTRACT

None
SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS EXTRACT
Appeared as: SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS (ST. PAUL'S WORT) EXTRACT

Limited

Fair
YEAST EXTRACT
Appeared as: YEAST EXTRACTFAEXEXTRAIT DE LEVURE

Robust

Fair

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

None

Fair

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
EUK-134
Appeared as: ETHYLBISIMINOMETHYLGUAIACOL MANGANESE CHLORIDE

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

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Good
TITANIUM DIOXIDE
Appeared as: TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

• Cancer (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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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:

WATERAQUAEAU , BUTYLENE GLYCOL , SQUALANE , PROPYLENE GLYCOL DICAPRYLATE/DICAPRATE , GLYCERYL STEARATE SE , HYDROGENATED LECITHIN , METHYL METHACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER , OCTYLDODECYL NEOPENTANOATE , NYLON-12 , ACETYL GLUCOSAMINE , LAMINARIA SACCHARINA EXTRACT , HYPNEA MUSCIFORMIS (ALGAE) EXTRACT , SODIUM HYALURONATE , GELLIDIELA ACEROSA (ALGAE) EXTRACT , ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT , CITRUS RETICULATA (TANGERINE) PEEL EXTRACT , HUMULUS LUPULUS (HOPS) EXTRACT , VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED EXTRACT , MYRTUS COMMUNIS LEAF EXTRACT , POLYGONUM CUSPIDATUM ROOT EXTRACT , SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS (ST. PAUL'S WORT) EXTRACT , PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) FRUIT JUICE , YEAST EXTRACTFAEXEXTRAIT DE LEVURE , SUCROSE , LINOLEIC ACID , CAFFEINE , GLYCERIN , HYDROLYZED RICE EXTRACT , LINOLENIC ACID , ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-8 , DIMETHICONE , C13-14 ISOPARAFFIN , POLYACRYLAMIDE , POTASSIUM STEARATE , LAURETH-7 , NORDIHYDROGUAIARETIC ACID , P-ANISIC ACID , FRAGRANCE (PARFUM) , ETHYLBISIMINOMETHYLGUAIACOL MANGANESE CHLORIDE , DISODIUM EDTA , PHENOXYETHANOL , MICA , TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

Directions from packaging:

Apply to face and neck every morning and night.

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