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Honest Beauty Calm & Porefect Serum

EWG scientists reviewed the Honest Beauty Calm & Porefect Serum product label collected on July 01, 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. Honest Beauty Calm & Porefect Serum is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: July 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
MODERATE
  • 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)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA/EAU)

Fair

Limited

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Fair

Fair

None

None

Fair
SODIUM SALT ETHYLENEDIAMINE DISUCCINATE
Appeared as: TRISODIUM ETHYLENEDIAMINE DISUCCINATE

Fair

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair
SODIUM PHOSPHATE
Appeared as: MONOSODIUM PHOSPHATE

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Fair

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

Fair

Limited

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

Limited

Limited

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 (Aqua/Eau), Propanediol, Niacinamide, Polyglyceryl-3 Laurate, Phytosterols, Phospholipids, Hydrolyzed Sodium Hyaluronate, Saccharide Isomerate, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Sodium Nitrate, Monosodium Phosphate, Disodium Phosphate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Linoleic Acid, Hydroxyacetophenone, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol.

Directions from packaging:

: Apply liberally to clean, dry skin after cleansing. After serum is absorbed, apply your favorite Honest Beauty moisturizer or cream. Recommended for daily use AM or PM.

ABOUT THE SKIN DEEP® RATINGS

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