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Mustela Stretch Marks Cream, Fragrance Free

EWG scientists reviewed the Mustela Stretch Marks Cream, Fragrance Free product label collected on July 07, 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. Mustela Stretch Marks Cream, Fragrance Free is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: July 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/WATER/EAU

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

None

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

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

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

• Cancer (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

Limited

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

Good

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

None

Fair

Limited

Fair

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

Limited
HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA LEAF EXTRACT

Fair

None
PASSIONFLOWER FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PASSIFLORA EDULIS FRUIT EXTRACT

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:

AQUA/WATER/EAU, COCO-CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE, DICAPRYLYL CARBONATE, GLYCERIN, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER, C10-18 TRIGLYCERIDES, CANDELILLA/JOJOBA/RICE BRAN POLYGLYCERYL-3 ESTERS, GLYCERYL STEARATE, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, SODIUM STEAROYL LACTYLATE, 1,2-HEXANEDIOL, PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL, POLYACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER-6, TOCOPHEROL, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, SODIUM STEAROYL GLUTAMATE, PROPANEDIOL, CITRIC ACID, HYDROLYZED AVOCADO PROTEIN, MALTODEXTRIN, PENTYLENE GLYCOL, SODIUM HYDROXIDE, HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA LEAF EXTRACT, XANTHAN GUM, PASSIFLORA EDULIS FRUIT EXTRACT.

Directions from packaging:

Apply this cream to abdomen, hips, thighs and breasts, morning and evening.

Warnings from packaging:

Do not apply to recent cesarean scars.

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