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AbsoluteJOI Skin Refining Night Oil With Retinol And Vitamin C+E

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the AbsoluteJOI Skin Refining Night Oil With Retinol And Vitamin C+E product label collected on August 21, 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 AbsoluteJOI Skin Refining Night Oil With Retinol And Vitamin C+E is 4.

Data last updated: August 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
RETINOL (VITAMIN A)
Appeared as: HYDROXYPINACOLONE RETINOATE

Cancer (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
Biochemical or cellular level changes (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA (ROSE HIP) FRUIT OIL

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

None

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited

Fair

None

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

None
MORINGA OLEIFERA SEED OIL
Appeared as: MORINGA OLEIFERA (MORINGA) SEED OIL

Limited
ASCORBYL TETRAISOPALMITATE
Appeared as: ASCORBYL TETRAISOPALMITATE (VITAMIN C)

Limited

Limited

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Shea Butter Ethyl Esters, Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernal Oil, Rosa Canina (Rose Hip) Fruit Oil, C15-19 Alkane, Moringa Oleifera (Moringa) Seed Oil, Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate (Vitamin C), Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil, Dimethyl Isosorbide, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Hydroxypinacolone Retinoate, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Beta-Sitosterol, Squalene

Directions from packaging:

Use AbsoluteJOI Skin Refining Night Oil as the final step in your nighttime routine to seal in moisture for your skin. Place 5-8 drops in the palm of your hands, rub them together to warm the oil, then gently pat the oil into your skin.

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