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Suntribe Kids Mineral Sunscreen Lotion, Vanilla Yum Yum, SPF 30

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Sunscreen Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Suntribe Kids Mineral Sunscreen Lotion, Vanilla Yum Yum, 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 Suntribe Kids Mineral Sunscreen Lotion, Vanilla Yum Yum, SPF 30 is 1.

Data last updated: March 2020

EWG's Sunscreen Findings

  • Based on our modeling this product provides GOOD UVA protection and a GOOD balance of UVA protection in relation to the SPF.
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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 LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: NON-NANO 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

Fair
ZINC OXIDE
Appeared as: NON-NANO ZINC OXIDE

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)

Fair

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: VANILLA PLANIFOLIA FRUIT EXTRACT

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

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:

Active Ingredients: Non-Nano Zinc Oxide 20%, Inactive Ingredients: Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Non-Nano Zinc Oxide, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract

Directions from packaging:

• Apply liberally to all exposed skin 15 minutes before sun exposure. • Re-apply: • Every two hours • Right after towel drying • After 40 minutes when sweating or swimming.

Warnings from packaging:

• For external use only • Do not use on damaged or broken skin • Stop use and ask a doctor if a rash occurs • Side effects occur. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. • Keep out of eyes - rinse with water to remove. • Keep out of reach of children. • If swallowed get medical help or contact a Poison Center immediately.

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