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Prima The Afterglow

EWG scientists reviewed the Prima The Afterglow product label collected on July 14, 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. Prima The Afterglow is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: July 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

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
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
None

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

Fair

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

Limited
CANNABIS SATIVA FLOWER/ LEAF/ STEM EXTRACT
Appeared as: CANNABIS SATIVA (HEMP) FLOWER/LEAF/STEM EXTRACT

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

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

Good

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

None

Use restrictions (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)

Limited

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)

None

Limited

None

Fair

None

None

None
SODIUM HYDROLYZED HYALURONATE
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED SODIUM HYALURONATE

None

Limited
HEDYCHIUM CORONARIUM (BUTTERFLY GINGER) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: HEDYCHIUM CORONARIUM ROOT EXTRACT

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

None

Limited
EMBLICA OFFICINALIS (INDIAN GOOSEBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: EMBLICA OFFICINALIS FRUIT EXTRACT

None

Limited

Limited
OCIMUM BASILICUM (SWEET BASIL) EXTRACT
Appeared as: OCIMUM BASILICUM (BASIL) FLOWER/LEAF EXTRACT

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None
AZADIRACHTA INDICA FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: MELIA AZADIRACHTA FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited
AZADIRACHTA INDICA (NEEM) EXTRACT
Appeared as: MELIA AZADIRACHTA EXTRACT

Limited
AZADIRACHTA INDICA LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: MELIA AZADIRACHTA LEAF EXTRACT

None

Limited
THEOBROMA GRANDIFLORUM (THEOBROMA) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA GRANDIFLORUM SEED BUTTER

None

None

Limited
PLATONIA INSIGNIS (BACURI) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: PLATONIA INSIGNIS SEED BUTTER

Limited

Fair

Fair

Fair

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

Limited

Fair

Limited

None

Fair
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) OIL
Appeared as: SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL

Fair

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

Limited

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)

Limited

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

Limited

Good

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

Limited

• Cancer (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair

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

Limited

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.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water (Aqua), Squalane, C13-15 Alkane, Behenyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Propanediol, Lauryl Laurate, Garcinia Indica Seed Butter, Polyglyceryl-2 Stearate, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Polyglyceryl-3 Stearate, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract, Glyceryl Stearate SE, C26-28 Alkyl Dimethicone, Sodium Hyaluronate, Sodium Acetylated Hyaluronate, Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer, Hydrolyzed Sodium Hyaluronate, Sr-Hydrozoan Polypeptide-1, Hedychium Coronarium Root Extract, Curcuma Longa (Turmeric) Root Extract, Withania Somnifera Root Extract, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-38, Emblica Officinalis Fruit Extract, Cardiospermum Halicacabum Flower/Leaf/Vine Extract, Ocimum Sanctum Leaf Extract, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Flower/Leaf Extract, Melia Azadirachta Flower Extract, Melia Azadirachta Extract, Melia Azadirachta Leaf Extract, Corallina Officinalis Extract, Theobroma Grandiflorum Seed Butter, Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter, Astrocaryum Vulgare Kernel Oil, Platonia Insignis Seed Butter, Ribes Nigrum (Black Currant) Seed Oil, Ethylhexylglycerin, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Brassica Campestris (Rapeseed) Seed Oil, Sodium Benzoate, Sodium Levulinate, Fructose, Fusanus Spicatus Wood Oil, Lactobacillus Ferment, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil, Hydroxypropyl Cyclodextrin, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil Unsaponifiables, Sclerotium Gum, Potassium Sorbate, Lecithin, Octyldodecanol, Pentylene Glycol, Citric Acid, Sodium Phytate, Tocopherol, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract

Directions from packaging:

Gently massage into face and neck as the last step of your skincare routine. For added radiance, top off with our Night Magic Intensive Facial Oil.

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