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StriVectin Tighten & Lift Peptight Tightening & Brightening Face Serum

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the StriVectin Tighten & Lift Peptight Tightening & Brightening Face Serum product label collected on October 05, 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 StriVectin Tighten & Lift Peptight Tightening & Brightening Face Serum is 6.

Data last updated: October 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: PARFUM

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

Limited

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

None

Limited

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES and OXAZOLIDINE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (METHACRYLIC ACID, ACRYLIC ACID, and 2-ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

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

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER; EAU)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

None

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

Limited

None

Limited

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

None

Limited

None
XANTHIUM STRUMARIUM FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: XANTHIUM SIBIRICUM FRUIT EXTRACT

None

None
TERMINALIA FERDINANDIANA (KAKADU PLUM) EXTRACT
Appeared as: TERMINALIA FERDINANDIANA FRUIT EXTRACT

None

Limited

None
CYATHEA CUMINGII (NEW ZEALAND FERN) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CYATHEA CUMINGII LEAF EXTRACT

None
LEPIDIUM SATIVUM (GARDEN CRESS) SPROUT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LEPIDIUM SATIVUM SPROUT EXTRACT

Limited
ALPINIA OFFICINARUM (LESSER GALANGAL) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALPINIA OFFICINARUM ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
ALGAE/ SEAWEED/ KELP EXTRACT (SPECIES UNSPECIFIED)
Appeared as: NANNOCHLOROPSIS OCULATA EXTRACT

None

Limited

None

Limited

Limited

Limited
CERAMIDE 2
Appeared as: CERAMIDE NG

Fair

Fair

Fair

None

None
SORGHUM BICOLOR STALK JUICE
Appeared as: SORGHUM BI STALK JUICE

Limited

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

None

Limited

Fair

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

AQUA (WATER, EAU), C12-15 ALKYL BENZOATE, GLYCERIN, DICAPRYLYL CARBONATE, MYRISTYL NICOTINATE, PPG-3 BENZYL ETHER MYRISTATE, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, PEG-40 STEARATE, BIS-STEARYL DIMETHICONE, DIMETHICONE, ETHYLENE/ACRYLIC ACID COPOLYMER, LONICERA JAPONICA (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT, XANTHIUM SIBIRICUM FRUIT EXTRACT, MALUS DOMESTICA FRUIT CELL CULTURE EXTRACT, TERMINALIA FERDINANDIANA FRUIT EXTRACT, CYPERUS ROTUNDUS ROOT EXTRACT, ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN EXTRACT, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT, CYATHEA CUMINGII LEAF EXTRACT, LEPIDIUM SATIVUM SPROUT EXTRACT, ALPINIA OFFICINARUM ROOT EXTRACT, GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACT, NANNOCHLOROPSIS OCULATA EXTRACT, ACETYL HEXAPEPTIDE-1, HYDROLYZED HYALURONIC ACID, TETRAPEPTIDE-21, ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS ROOT EXTRACT, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) EXTRACT, CERAMIDE NG, BRASSICA CAMPESTRIS (RAPESEED) SEED OIL, ADENOSINE, PHOSPHOLIPIDS, POLYSORBATE 80, POLYIMIDE-1, SORGHUM BICOLOR STALK JUICE, PENTAERYTHRITYL TETRA-DI-T-BUTYL HYDROXYHYDROCINNAMATE, POLYGLYCERYL-3 DIISOSTEARATE, DISODIUM ACETYL GLUCOSAMINE PHOSPHATE, XYLITOL, ACRYLAMIDE/SODIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYLTAURATE COPOLYMER, HYDROGENATED LECITHIN, PULLULAN, AMINOMETHYL PROPANOL, 1,2-HEXANEDIOL, GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE, SODIUM POLYSTYRENE SULFONATE, ACRYLATES/C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER, SODIUM GLUCONATE, SORBITAN OLEATE, TOCOPHEROL, TETRASODIUM EDTA, LECITHIN, XANTHAN GUM, CINNAMIC ACID, LEVULINIC ACID, SODIUM LEVULINATE, CAPRYLIC ACID, ISOHEXADECANE, AMMONIUM ACRYLOYLDIMETHYLTAURATE/VP COPOLYMER, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, MALTODEXTRIN, POLOXAMER 338, SILICA, MAGNESIUM SULFATE, PHENOXYETHANOL, BENZOIC ACID, SODIUM BENZOATE, POTASSIUM SORBATE, CITRIC ACID, BENZYL ALCOHOL, LIMONENE, GERANIOL, CITRAL, LINALOOL

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