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Lab Series Oil Control Daily Moisturizer

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lab Series Oil Control Daily Moisturizer 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 Oil Control Daily Moisturizer 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 (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (high)
• 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)

Good

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

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

Fair

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

None

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATERAQUAEAU

Limited

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

None

Robust

Fair

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

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

None

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

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

Limited

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
SALIX ALBA (WHITE WILLOW) BARK EXTRACT
Appeared as: SALIX ALBA (WILLOW) BARK EXTRACT

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Limited

None
GELLIDIELA ACEROSA EXTRACT
Appeared as: GELLIDIELLA ACEROSA EXTRACT

Limited

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

Fair
HORDEUM VULGARE (BARLEY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: HORDEUM VULGARE EXTRACTEXTRAIT D'ORGE (BARLEY)

None

None

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

None

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

Fair

None

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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 , Dimethicone , Butylene Glycol , Polysilicone-11 , Polysorbate 40 , Sucrose , Acetyl Glucosamine , Silica , Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6 , Salicylic Acid , Lactic Acid , Kaolin , Sodium Hyaluronate , Zinc Pca , Laminaria Saccharina Extract , Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Extract , Molasses ExtractSaccharum OfficinarumExtrait De Melasse , Scutellaria Baicalensis Root Extract , Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract , Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract , Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract , Gellidiella Acerosa Extract , Algae Extract , Hypnea Musciformis (Algae) Extract , Hordeum Vulgare (Barley) ExtractExtrait D'Orge , Myrtus Communis Leaf Extract , Tocopheryl Acetate , Peg/Ppg-18/18 Dimethicone , Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer , Sea Whip Extract , Caffeine , Cetyl Alcohol , Myristyl Alcohol , Caprylyl Glycol , Trehalose , Bisabolol , Arginine , Phospholipids , Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate , Squalane , Fragrance (Parfum) , Potassium Hydroxide , Alcohol , Phenoxyethanol

Directions from packaging:

Every morning and night, apply to face and neck after cleansing or shaving.

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