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COSRX Green Tea Aqua Soothing Gel Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the COSRX Green Tea Aqua Soothing Gel Cream product label collected on May 06, 2021 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 COSRX Green Tea Aqua Soothing Gel Cream is 2.

Data last updated: May 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Limited
ALOE FEROX (CAPE ALOE) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: Aloe Ferox Leaf Extract

• Cancer (moderate)

None

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

Limited
LUPINUS ALBUS (WHITE LUPIN) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: Lupinus Albus Seed Extract

Limited
MORINGA OLEIFERA SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: Moringa Pterygosperma Seed Extract

Limited
AZADIRACHTA INDICA LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: Melia Azadirachta Leaf Extract

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

None
AZADIRACHTA INDICA FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: Melia Azadirachta Flower Extract

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Propanediol, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Glycerin, Pentylene Glycol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Panthenol, Tromethamine, Butylene Glycol, Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate, Allantoin, Aloe Ferox Leaf Extract, Ethylhexylglycerin, Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer, Disodium EDTA, Hydrolyzed Hibiscus Esculentus Extract, Lupinus Albus Seed Extract, Moringa Pterygosperma Seed Extract, Melia Azadirachta Leaf Extract, Melia Azadirachta Flower Extract

Directions from packaging:

Apply two or three drops onto the face before a moisturizer, avoiding the eye and mouth area. Use as the last step of your skincare before Hydrium Ampoule. Apply a proper amount evenly onto face avoiding the eye area.

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