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Acure Oil Matifying Facial Moisturizer

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Acure Oil Matifying Facial Moisturizer product label collected on July 28, 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 Acure Oil Matifying Facial Moisturizer is 2.

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 MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (GLYCERYL DIESTERS)

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)

Robust

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL

Fair
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL

Limited

Limited

None

Limited

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited

Fair
UBIQUINONE
Appeared as: UBIQUINONE (COQ10)

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) OIL

Limited
SYRINGA VULGARIS (LILAC) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SYRINGA VULGARIS MERISTEM CULTURE (LILAC)

None
MARRUBIUM VULGARE EXTRACT
Appeared as: MARRUBIUM VULGARE MERISTEM CELL CULTURE

None
ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA MERISTEM CELL CULTURE
Appeared as: ECHINACEA AGUSTIFOLIA MERISTEM CELL CULTURE

None

Limited
EUTERPE OLERACEA (ACAI) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: EUTERPE OLERACEA FRUIT (ACAI) EXTRACT

Limited
RUBUS FRUTICOSUS (BLACKBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: RUBUS FRUTICOSUS (BLACKBERRY) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited
ROSE HIP EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA FRUIT (ROSEHIP) EXTRACT

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ASPALATHUS LINEARIS LEAF EXTRACT , (ROOIBOS)

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

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

WATER, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE*, GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL, CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER, COCOGLYCERIDES, GLYCERIN, SODIUM LEVULINATE, POTASSIUM SORBATE, GLYCERYL LAURATE, TOCOPHEROL, OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL, CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E), OENOTHERA BIENNIS (EVENING PRIMROSE) OIL, UBIQUINONE (COQ10), ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) OIL*, SYRINGA VULGARIS MERISTEM CULTURE (LILAC), MARRUBIUM VULGARE MERISTEM CELL CULTURE, ECHINACEA AGUSTIFOLIA MERISTEM CELL CULTURE, CHLORELLA PYRENOIDOSA EXTRACT, EUTERPE OLERACEA FRUIT (ACAI) EXTRACT*, RUBUS FRUTICOSUS (BLACKBERRY) EXTRACT*, PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) EXTRACT*, ROSA CANINA FRUIT (ROSEHIP) EXTRACT*, CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT*, CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT*, ASPALATHUS LINEARIS LEAF (ROOIBOS) EXTRACT*.

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