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BioClarity Primed & Ready Hydrating Primer

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the BioClarity Primed & Ready Hydrating Primer product label collected on November 10, 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 BioClarity Primed & Ready Hydrating Primer is 2.

Data last updated: November 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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

None

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

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited

None
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED EXTRACT

Limited
MORUS ALBA (WHITE MULBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: MORUS ALBA (MULBERRY) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited
CITRULLUS VULGARIS (WATERMELON) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRULLUS LANATIS (WATERMELON) FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

Limited

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

Fair

Limited

• Cancer (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

None

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.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Hydrogenated Ethylhexyl Olivate, Hydrogenated Olive Oil Unsaponifiables, Stearic Acid, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Cetearyl Alcohol, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate, Carbomer, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Lonicera Caprifolium (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Lonicera Japonica (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Extract, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Extract, Morus Alba (Mulberry) Leaf Extract, Squalane, Citrullus Lanatis (Watermelon) Fruit Extract, Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract, Lens Esculenta (Lentil) Fruit Extract, Sodium PCA, Sodium Lactate, Sodium Hydroxide, Ubiquinone, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Sodium Phytate, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Thioctic Acid, Glycerin, Marrubium Vulgare Extract.

Directions from packaging:

Apply to a clean face using your fingertips. Start at the center of your face and move outward. Use alone or under tinted moisturizer or other makeup products.

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