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Ahc Aqualuronic Emulsion

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Ahc Aqualuronic Emulsion product label collected on August 04, 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 Ahc Aqualuronic Emulsion is 4.

Data last updated: August 2020

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)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Contamination concerns
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: FRAGRANCE/PARFUM

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

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER/AQUA/EAU

Fair

Limited

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited
CODIUM TOMENTOSUM (ALGAE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: CODIUM TOMENTOSUM EXTRACT

Limited
ENTEROMORPHA COMPRESSA (LINNAEUS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ENTEROMORPHA COMPRESSA EXTRACT

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Fair

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

None
MARIS AQUA
Appeared as: SEA WATER/MARIS AQUA/ EAU DE MER

Fair

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PUNICA GRANATUM FRUIT EXTRACT

None

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

Limited
CERAMIDE 4
Appeared as: CERAMIDE AS

Limited
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (TASMANIAN BLUE GUM) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS LEAF EXTRACT

None

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Fair
CERAMIDE
Appeared as: CERAMIDE NS

Limited
OCTANOHYDROXAMIC ACID
Appeared as: CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

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:

WATER/AQUA/EAU, PROPANEDIOL, GLYCERIN, NIACINAMIDE, PENTYLENE GLYCOL, CETYL ETHYLHEXANOATE, 1,2-HEXANEDIOL, VINYL DIMETHICONE, ETHYLHEXYL PALMITATE, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, CODIUM TOMENTOSUM EXTRACT, ENTEROMORPHA COMPRESSA EXTRACT, UNDARIA PINNATIFIDA EXTRACT, CETEARYL OLIVATE, SORBITAN OLIVATE, CARBOMER, PALMITIC ACID, TROMETHAMINE, STEARIC ACID, POLYGLYCERYL-10 OLEATE, ARTEMISIA PRINCEPS LEAF EXTRACT, FRAGRANCE/PARFUM, SEA WATER/MARIS AQUA/ EAU DE MER, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, ADENOSINE, HYDROGENATED LECITHIN, DISODIUM EDTA, SODIUM HYALURONATE, MYRISTIC ACID, CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE, ROSA DAMASCENA FLOWER WATER, PUNICA GRANATUM FRUIT EXTRACT, LEPIDIUM MEYENII ROOT EXTRACT, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER, CERAMIDE NP, PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL EXTRACT, CERAMIDE AS, EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS LEAF EXTRACT, CERAMIDE AP, CHOLESTEROL, CERAMIDE NS, CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, MADECASSIC ACID, ASIATIC ACID, PHYTOSPHINGOSINE, ASIATICOSIDE, CHENOPODIUM QUINOA SEED EXTRACT, CERAMIDE EOP

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