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Lab Series Maxellence The Singular Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lab Series Maxellence The Singular Cream 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 Singular Cream is 5.

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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • 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)

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)

None

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

Fair

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

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)

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)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

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

Robust

Fair

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

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

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

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

None

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

None

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

Limited

Fair

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

Fair

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

Limited

Limited

Fair

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

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

WATERAQUAEAU , DIMETHICONE , BUTYLENE GLYCOL , TRISILOXANE , GLYCERIN , AMMONIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYLTAURATE/VP COPOLYMER , SUCROSE , TREHALOSE , METEORITE POWDER , YEAST EXTRACTFAEXEXTRAIT DE LEVURE , ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-8 , SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS (ST. PAUL'S WORT) EXTRACT , ANOGEISSUS LEIOCARPUS BARK EXTRACT , BIOFLAVONOIDS , CAFFEINE , VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) FRUIT EXTRACT , CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT , BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) BARK EXTRACT , GENTIANA LUTEA (GENTIAN) ROOT EXTRACT , MOLASSES EXTRACTSACCHARUM OFFICINARUMEXTRAIT DE MELASSE , HYDROLYZED RICE BRAN EXTRACT , SCUTELLARIA BAICALENSIS ROOT EXTRACT , SILYBUM MARIANUM (LADY'S THISTLE) EXTRACT , MORUS NIGRA (MULBERRY) ROOT EXTRACT , DIMETHICONE/VINYL DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER , THERMUS THERMOPHILLUS FERMENT , LAMINARIA SACCHARINA EXTRACT , ALGAE EXTRACT , ADENOSINE PHOSPHATE , ACETYL CARNITINE HCL , PALMITOYL HEXAPEPTIDE-12 , CREATINE , SODIUM HYALURONATE , SACCHAROMYCES LYSATE EXTRACT , ASCORBYL GLUCOSIDE , SORBITOL , HYDROGENATED LECITHIN , TOCOPHERYL ACETATE , GLYCERYL POLYMETHACRYLATE , SODIUM STARCH OCTENYLSUCCINATE , PEG-8 , HEXYLENE GLYCOL , OLETH-10 , TROMETHAMINE , MAGNESIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE , FRAGRANCE (PARFUM) , CAPRYLYL GLYCOL , CARBOMER , DISODIUM EDTA , PHENOXYETHANOL , MICA , TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891) , EXT. VIOLET 2 (CI 60730) , IRON OXIDES (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)

Directions from packaging:

Warm a small amount between fingertips. Gently press into skin until completely absorbed. Apply to face and neck morning and night. Avoid eye area. Wash hands after application

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