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Acaderma The Oasis Barrier Booster

CATEGORY

Facial Moisturizer/Treatment
Serums & Essences

BRAND

Acaderma

DATA LAST UPDATED

October 2020

EWG Verified Product

This product bears the EWG VERIFIED™ mark, meaning that the product meets EWG’s strictest standards for health and safety. It avoids any of the ingredients on EWG’s “Unacceptable List” and provides full transparency of ingredients, including fragrance.

Ingredient List

The specific formulation has been reviewed by EWG scientists. At the time of verification, the ingredients in this formulation were used at a concentration below EWG’s health and safety limit, and therefore did not pose significant human health concerns. Click on an ingredient for more information.

1,2-HEXANEDIOL
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FUNCTION(S) solvent
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ALLANTOIN
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, skin protectant, skin conditioning, skin protecting, soothing
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ANHYDROXYLITOL
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - humectant, humectant, skin conditioning
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BETA-GLUCAN
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FUNCTION(S) bulking agent, skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, skin conditioning
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BIOSACCHARIDE GUM-1
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, skin conditioning
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BUTYLENE GLYCOL
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient, skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, solvent, viscositydecreasing agent, humectant, masking, skin conditioning, viscosity controlling
CONCERNS • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

EWG has reviewed the use of this ingredient in the product formulation and found it did not pose significant health concerns. However, there may be concerns associated with the use of the ingredient in other products or formulations. Visit the ingredient page to learn more.
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CITRIC ACID
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FUNCTION(S) chelating agent, fragrance ingredient, ph adjuster, buffering, chelating, masking
CONCERNS Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

EWG has reviewed the use of this ingredient in the product formulation and found it did not pose significant health concerns. However, there may be concerns associated with the use of the ingredient in other products or formulations. Visit the ingredient page to learn more.
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COMBRETUM MICRANTHUM (OPIUM-ANTIDOTE) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: COMBRETUM MICRANTHUM LEAF EXTRACT
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FUNCTION(S) proprietary, skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, skin conditioning
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DISODIUM EDTA
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FUNCTION(S) chelating agent, chelating, viscosity controlling
CONCERNS • Enhanced skin absorption

EWG has reviewed the use of this ingredient in the product formulation and found it did not pose significant health concerns. However, there may be concerns associated with the use of the ingredient in other products or formulations. Visit the ingredient page to learn more.
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GLYCERIN
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FUNCTION(S) denaturant, fragrance ingredient, hair conditioning agent, humectant, oral care agent;oral health care drug, skin-conditioning agent - humectant, skin protectant, viscosity decreasing agent, perfuming, solvent
CONCERNS Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

EWG has reviewed the use of this ingredient in the product formulation and found it did not pose significant health concerns. However, there may be concerns associated with the use of the ingredient in other products or formulations. Visit the ingredient page to learn more.
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HYDROXYACETOPHENONE
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CONCERNS • Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

EWG has reviewed the use of this ingredient in the product formulation and found it did not pose significant health concerns. However, there may be concerns associated with the use of the ingredient in other products or formulations. Visit the ingredient page to learn more.
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OPUNTIA FICUS-INDICA STEM EXTRACT
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P-ANISIC ACID
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FUNCTION(S) flavoring agent, fragrance ingredient, masking
CONCERNS • Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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PANTHENOL
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FUNCTION(S) hair conditioning agent, antistatic, hair conditioning, skin conditioning
CONCERNS • Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

EWG has reviewed the use of this ingredient in the product formulation and found it did not pose significant health concerns. However, there may be concerns associated with the use of the ingredient in other products or formulations. Visit the ingredient page to learn more.
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PROPANEDIOL
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FUNCTION(S) solvent, viscosity decreasing agent, viscosity controlling
CONCERNS • Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

EWG has reviewed the use of this ingredient in the product formulation and found it did not pose significant health concerns. However, there may be concerns associated with the use of the ingredient in other products or formulations. Visit the ingredient page to learn more.
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SODIUM CARBOXYMETHYL BETAGLUCAN
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FUNCTION(S) binder, viscosity increasing agent - aqueous, binding, viscosity controlling
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SODIUM HYALURONATE
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, humectant, skin conditioning
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SODIUM LEVULINATE
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, skin conditioning
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TREHALOSE
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FUNCTION(S) flavoring agent, humectant, moisturising
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WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)
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FUNCTION(S) solvent
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XYLITOL
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FUNCTION(S) flavoring agent, humectant, skin-conditioning agent - humectant, skin conditioning
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XYLITYLGLUCOSIDE
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FUNCTION(S) humectant, skin conditioning
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Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua (water), Propanediol, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Combretum Micranthum Leaf Extract, Panthenol, Opuntia Ficus-Indica Stem Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Hydroxyacetophenone, Trehalose, Xylitylglucoside, Anhydroxylitol, Xylitol, Biosaccharide Gum-1, Allantoin, Beta-Glucan, Sodium Carboxymethyl Beta-Glucan, Sodium Levulinate, Citric Acid, p-Anisic acid, Disodium EDTA.

Directions from packaging:

Apply to face each morning and evening after cleansing the skin and before moisturizer.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Avoid direct contact with eyes and lips. Store in a cool, dark place.

EWG Verified

This product bears the EWG VERIFIEDTM mark - its formulation has been reviewed by EWG scientists, and the company behind the product has shown its ingredients meet all of the EWG’s strict criteria. When it was verified, the ingredients in this formulation did not pose significant human health concerns.

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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.


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.

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Understanding scores

Cosmetics and personal care products are not required to be tested for safety before being allowed on the market. The Skin Deep® scoring system was designed to help the public understand whether a product is safe to use or whether it contains ingredients of concern.

Every product and ingredient in Skin Deep gets a two-part score – one for hazard and one for data availability. The safest products score well by both measures, with a low hazard rating and a fair or better data availability rating.

HOW WE DETERMINE SCORES

Hazard score

The Skin Deep ingredient hazard score, from 1 to 10, reflects known and suspected hazards linked to the ingredients. The EWG VERIFIED™ mark means a product meets EWG’s strictest criteria for transparency and health.

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EWG Verification Process

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EWG VERIFIED

An EWG VERIFIED™ mark on a product indicates that the company’s ingredient disclosures show the product has met our full criteria to ensure it adheres to our standards for health.

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