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Lab Series Maxellence The Dual Concentrate

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lab Series Maxellence The Dual Concentrate 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 Maxellence The Dual Concentrate is 6.

Data last updated: December 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
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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)

Limited
EXT. D&C VIOLET NO. 2 (CI 60730)
Appeared as: EXT. VIOLET 2 (CI 60730)

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

Good

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (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

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

None

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

None

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

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

None

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

None

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

Good

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

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDES (CI 77491; CI 77492; CI 77499)

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATERAQUAEAU

Limited

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

None

None

None

None
VOLCANIC ROCK
Appeared as: METEORITE POWDER

Fair
YEAST EXTRACT
Appeared as: YEAST EXTRACTFAEXEXTRAIT DE LEVURE

None

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

None

Limited

Fair

Limited
GENTIANA LUTEA (YELLOW GENTIAN) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: GENTIANA LUTEA (GENTIAN) ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: MOLASSES EXTRACTSACCHARUM OFFICINARUMEXTRAIT DE MELASSE

Limited
SCUTELLARIA BAICALENSIS (BAIKAL SKULLCAP) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: SCUTELLARIA BAICALENSIS ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
MORUS NIGRA (BLACK MULBERRY) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: MORUS NIGRA (MULBERRY) ROOT EXTRACT

Fair

None

Fair

None

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Fair
GLYCINE SOJA PROTEIN
Appeared as: GLYCINE SOJA PROTEIN (SOYBEAN)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited
SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY SAGE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY) EXTRACT

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

None

None

None

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None

None

Fair

Limited

Limited

None

Limited

Limited

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

Fair
WHEY PROTEIN
Appeared as: WHEY PROTEINLACTIS PROTEINPROTEINE DU PETIT-LAIT

Limited

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

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

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

WATERAQUAEAU , BUTYLENE GLYCOL , DIMETHICONE , BIS-PEG-18 METHYL ETHER DIMETHYL SILANE , METHYL GLUCETH-20 , PEG-75 , METHYL TRIMETHICONE , VINYL DIMETHICONE/METHICONE SILSESQUIOXANE CROSSPOLYMER , POLYSORBATE 20 , GLYCERIN , METEORITE POWDER , YEAST EXTRACTFAEXEXTRAIT DE LEVURE , ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-8 , SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS (ST. PAUL'S WORT) EXTRACT , ANOGEISSUS LEIOCARPUS BARK EXTRACT , BIOFLAVONOIDS , VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) FRUIT EXTRACT , GENTIANA LUTEA (GENTIAN) ROOT EXTRACT , MOLASSES EXTRACTSACCHARUM OFFICINARUMEXTRAIT DE MELASSE , HYDROLYZED RICE BRAN EXTRACT , SCUTELLARIA BAICALENSIS ROOT EXTRACT , MORUS NIGRA (MULBERRY) ROOT EXTRACT , GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) LEAF EXTRACT , ACETYL GLUCOSAMINE , PLANKTON EXTRACT , CREATINE , MICROCOCCUS LYSATE , CAFFEINE , GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) PROTEIN , SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY) EXTRACT , CHOLESTEROL , HYDROLYZED JOJOBA ESTERS , AMINOPROPYL ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE , ASTROCARYUM MURUMURU SEED BUTTER , SQUALANE , ADENOSINE PHOSPHATE , ACETYL CARNITINE HCL , PALMITOYL HEXAPEPTIDE-12 , SEA WHIP EXTRACT , SODIUM HYALURONATE , ASCORBYL GLUCOSIDE , POLYMETHYLSILSESQUIOXANE , LAURYL PEG-9 POLYDIMETHYLSILOXYETHYL DIMETHICONE , POLYSILICONE-11 , GLYCERETH-26 , ERGOTHIONEINE , WHEY PROTEINLACTIS PROTEINPROTEINE DU PETIT-LAIT , ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN , TOCOPHERYL ACETATE , BETAINE , OLETH-3 PHOSPHATE , GLYCERYL POLYMETHACRYLATE , OLETH-3 , OLETH-5 , SODIUM STARCH OCTENYLSUCCINATE , TRIETHANOLAMINE , PEG-8 , LECITHIN , FRAGRANCE (PARFUM) , CARBOMER , XANTHAN GUM , CAPRYLYL GLYCOL , CHOLETH-24 , CETETH-24 , SILICA , SODIUM HYDROXIDE , CITRIC ACID , DISODIUM EDTA , PHENOXYETHANOL , EXT. VIOLET 2 (CI 60730) , IRON OXIDES (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)

Directions from packaging:

Pump once and warm between fingertips. Gently press into skin until completely absorbed. Apply to face and neck morning and night. Avoid eye area. Apply any leftover concentrate to the backs of your hands.

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