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Eighteen-B B-Silk Protein Hydrate + Restore Rich Cream

EWG scientists reviewed the Eighteen-B B-Silk Protein Hydrate + Restore Rich Cream product label collected on February 18, 2020 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. Eighteen-B B-Silk Protein Hydrate + Restore Rich Cream is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: February 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
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
Limited

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Robust

None

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

Good

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL UNSAPONIFIABLES
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL UNSAPONIFIABLES (SUNFLOWER)

Limited

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

None

None

Limited
SILK PROTEIN
Appeared as: SILK PROTEIN (SR-SPIDER SILK PROTEIN)

None
SWERTIA CHIRATA EXTRACT
Appeared as: SWERTIA CHIRATA LEAF EXTRACT

None
SODIUM HYALURONATE CROSSPOLYMER
Appeared as: SODIUM HYALURONATE CROSSPOLYMER (HYALURONIC ACID)

Fair

Limited

None

Limited

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

None

Fair

Fair

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

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

Limited

None

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

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:

Water, Propylheptyl Caprylate, Squalane, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Pentylene Glycol, Glycerin, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil Unsaponifiables, Cetearyl Olivate, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Sorbitan Olivate, Silk Protein (sr-Spider Silk Protein), Swertia Chirata Leaf Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer (Hyaluronic Acid), Ceramide EOP, Ceramide NP, Ceramide AP, Phytosphingosine, Cholesterol, Isopropyl Palmitate, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Cetyl Alcohol, Lecithin, Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate, Xanthan Gum, Carbomer, Disodium EDTA, Ethylhexylglycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Caprylyl Glycol, Sorbitan Isostearate, Polysorbate 60, Phenoxyethanol

Directions from packaging:

How To Use: Apply a pea-sized amount and massage into skin with upward motions. Layer additional product if desired.

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