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COOLA Full Spectrum 360° Mineral Sun Silk Moisturizer, SPF 30

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Sunscreen Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the COOLA Full Spectrum 360° Mineral Sun Silk Moisturizer, SPF 30 product label collected on March 31, 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. EWG's rating for COOLA Full Spectrum 360° Mineral Sun Silk Moisturizer, SPF 30 is 6.

Data last updated: March 2020

EWG's Sunscreen Findings

  • Based on our modeling this product provides MODERATE UVA protection and a MODERATE balance of UVA protection in relation to the SPF.
  • Based on EWG's modeling, the UV protection is significantly lower than the SPF value would indicate.
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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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: ZINC OXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS FLOWER OIL

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

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

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair

Fair
DIDECYLDIMETHYLAMMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: DIDECYLDIMONIUM CHLORIDE

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited

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

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

Limited
JASMINUM SAMBAC (ARABIAN JASMINE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: JASMINUM SAMBAC (JASMINE) LEAF CELL EXTRACT

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Limited

Limited

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

Limited
NELUMBO NUCIFERA (SACRED LOTUS) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: NELUMBO NUCIFERA FLOWER EXTRACT

None
NYMPHAEA COERULEA FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: NYMPHAEA CAERULEA FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
PAEONIA LACTIFLORA (CHINESE PEONY)
Appeared as: PAEONIA LACTIFLORA LEAF CELL EXTRACT

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

None

Fair

None
SCHINUS MOLLE OIL
Appeared as: SCHINUS MOLLE EXTRACT

Limited

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED EXTRACT

Fair

Fair

Robust

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

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:

Active Ingredients: Zinc Oxide 13.5%, Inactive Ingredients: Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Amyl Vinyl Carbinol, Anisaldehyde, Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil, Benzyl Alcohol, Butylene Glycol, Camphor, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Caprylyl Glycol, Cetearyl Alcohol, Citric Acid, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Didecyldimonium Chloride, Ethyl 2-Methylbutyrate, Ethyl Benzoate, Ethyl Butyrate, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Oil, Gamma Octalactone, Gamma-Nonalactone, Gamma-Undecalactone, Glycerin, Heliotropine, Jasminum Sambac (Jasmine) Leaf Cell Extract, Linalyl Acetate, Maltol, Methylpropanediol, Nelumbo Nucifera Flower Extract, Nymphaea Caerulea Flower Extract, Olive Oil Polyglyceryl-6 Esters, Paeonia Lactiflora Leaf Cell Extract, Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6, Polyglyceryl-6 Pentaoleate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Polyquaternium-80, Polyurethane-79, Propanediol, Schinus Molle Extract, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Extract, Triethyl Citrate, Vanillin, Water, Xanthan Gum

Directions from packaging:

• shake well • apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure • reapply: • after swimming or sweating • immediately after towel drying • at least every 2 hours • Sun Protection Measures. Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a broad spectrum SPF of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including: • limit time in the sun, especially from: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. • wear long-sleeve shirts, pants, hats, and sunglasses • children under 6 months: Ask a doctor

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only Do not use on damaged or broken skin When using this product keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. Stop use and ask doctor if skin rash occurs Keep out of reach of children. If product is swalled, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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