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Happy Skin Care Happily Ever After Vitamin C Eye Serum

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Happy Skin Care Happily Ever After Vitamin C Eye Serum product label collected on October 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 Happy Skin Care Happily Ever After Vitamin C Eye Serum is 3.

Data last updated: October 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
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
None

None

Fair

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair
CI 77004
Appeared as: BENTONITE CLAY

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER WATER
Appeared as: ROSE OTTO (ROSE DAMASCENE) HYDROSOL

Limited
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL

Limited
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (CAMELLIA TEA) SEED OIL

Limited
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: COFFEA ARABICA (GREEN COFFEE) SEED EXTRACT

None

None

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

Limited
GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE (PALM FREE)

• Use restrictions (low)

None

None
SANTALUM ACUMINATUM FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: SANTALUM ACUMINATUM (QUANDONG) EXTRACT

Limited
DIMETHYL SULFONE
Appeared as: METHYLSULFONYLMETHANE (MSM)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VIT E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair
UBIQUINONE
Appeared as: UBIQUINONE (COQ10)

Limited
P-ANISIC ACID
Appeared as: ANISIC ACID

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice*, Rose Otto (Rose Damascene) Hydrosol*, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil*, Camellia Oleifera (Camellia Tea) Seed Oil*, Coffea Arabica (Green Coffee) Seed Extract*, Olive Squalane, Cetearyl Glucoside, Sorbitan Olivate, Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate (Vit C), Glyceryl Stearate Citrate (Palm Free), Terminalia Ferdinandiana (Kakadu Plum) Extract*, Santalum Acuminatum (Quandong) Extract*, Brachychiton Acerifolius (Illawarra Flame Tree) Extract*, Kunzea Pomifera (Emu Apple) Extract*, Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM), Bentonite Clay, Glyceryl Caprylate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Tocopherol (Vit E), Ubiquinone (CoQ10), Anisic Acid, Acacia Senegal Gum, Xanthan Gum * Certified Organic Ingredients

Directions from packaging:

After cleansing & toning, gently pat or massage a small amount around eye area (& other problem areas). Allow to soak in before moisturising. For all skin types, once or twice daily. This eye serum works well under makeup. Tip: A little goes a long way!

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