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Lab Series Age Rescue Water-Charged Gel Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lab Series Age Rescue Water-Charged Gel 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 Age Rescue Water-Charged Gel Cream is 5.

Data last updated: December 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

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
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: FRAGRANCE (PARFUM)

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

Limited
MURASAKI401
Appeared as: EXT. VIOLET 2 (CI 60730)

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)

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

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

Good

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

None

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

Limited

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

Fair
BHT

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

Limited
ACID RED 33
Appeared as: RED 33 (CI 17200)

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair
FD&C BLUE 1
Appeared as: BLUE 1 (CI 42090)

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

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)

None

Fair

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

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

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

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

Limited
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: COFFEA ARABICA (COFFEE) SEED EXTRACT

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

None

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None
LYCIUM CHINENSE FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LYCIUM CHINENSE (WOLFBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited

None

Limited

None

Limited
LAMINARIA DIGITATA (HORSETAIL KELP) EXTRACT
Appeared as: LAMINARIA DIGITATA EXTRACT

Robust
SEA SALT
Appeared as: SEA SALTMARIS SALSEL MARIN

None

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

Limited

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

None

Limited

None

Fair

None

Limited

Fair

Limited

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

None

Fair

Fair

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

Limited

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

Fair
YEAST EXTRACT
Appeared as: YEAST EXTRACTFAEXEXTRAIT DE LEVURE

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

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 , GLYCERIN , BUTYLENE GLYCOL , STEAROXYMETHICONE/DIMETHICONE COPOLYMER , PANAX GINSENG (GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT , CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT , HYPNEA MUSCIFORMIS (ALGAE) EXTRACT , GELLIDIELA ACEROSA (ALGAE) EXTRACT , SALVIA SCLAREA (CLARY) EXTRACT , WHEY PROTEINLACTIS PROTEINPROTEINE DU PETIT-LAIT , COFFEA ARABICA (COFFEE) SEED EXTRACT , POLYGONUM CUSPIDATUM ROOT EXTRACT , COLEUS FORSKOHLII ROOT EXTRACT , VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED EXTRACT , LYCIUM CHINENSE (WOLFBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT , VACCINIUM MACROCARPON (CRANBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT , VACCINIUM ANGUSTIFOLIUM (BLUEBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT , SACCHAROMYCES LYSATE EXTRACT , ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-8 , BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) BARK EXTRACT , LAMINARIA DIGITATA EXTRACT , SEA SALTMARIS SALSEL MARIN , METHYL TRIMETHICONE , SIGESBECKIA ORIENTALIS (ST. PAUL'S WORT) EXTRACT , TRISILOXANE , ERGOTHIONEINE , PALMITOYL OLIGOPEPTIDE , PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) FRUIT JUICE , SEA WHIP EXTRACT , CREATINE , ARTEMIA EXTRACT , PHYTOSPHINGOSINE , TREHALOSE , LAURYL PEG-9 POLYDIMETHYLSILOXYETHYL DIMETHICONE , SODIUM PCA , AMINOPROPYL ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE , ACETYL GLUCOSAMINE , SORBITOL , GLYCYRRHETINIC ACID , DIMETHICONOL , CAFFEINE , ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN , UREA , TOCOPHERYL ACETATE , DIMETHICONE/PEG-10/15 CROSSPOLYMER , PEG-8 , SODIUM HYALURONATE , DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL , YEAST EXTRACTFAEXEXTRAIT DE LEVURE , POLYQUATERNIUM-51 , LAURYL METHACRYLATE/GLYCOL DIMETHACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER , GLYCERYL POLYMETHACRYLATE , CITRIC ACID , TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE , ASCORBYL TOCOPHERYL MALEATE , NORDIHYDROGUAIARETIC ACID , MALTODEXTRIN , FRAGRANCE (PARFUM) , DISODIUM EDTA , BHT , PHENOXYETHANOL , MICA , EXT. VIOLET 2 (CI 60730) , TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891) , RED 33 (CI 17200) , BLUE 1 (CI 42090)

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