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Yensa Super 8 Vibrant Silk Lipstick, Confidence

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Yensa Super 8 Vibrant Silk Lipstick, Confidence product label collected on September 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. EWG's rating for Yensa Super 8 Vibrant Silk Lipstick, Confidence is 3.

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Data last updated: September 2021

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
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Neurotoxicity
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (CI 15985) LAKE
Appeared as: CI 15985 (YELLOW 6 LAKE)

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (CADMIUM (pyrophoric))

None
FD&C YELLOW NO. 5 (CI 19140) LAKE
Appeared as: CI19140 (YELLOW 5 LAKE)

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Neurotoxicity (moderate)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (BIPHENYL-2-YLAMINE and CADMIUM (pyrophoric))

Limited
CI 15850 (D&C RED NO. 6 OR 7)
Appeared as: CI 15850 (RED 7 LAKE)

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
• Contamination concerns (ANILINE and CADMIUM (pyrophoric))

Fair

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

None

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-2 ISOSTEARATE
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERYL-2 ISOSTEARATE/DIMER DILINOLEATE COPOLYMER

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

Good

• Cancer (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited
MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX (CERA MICROCRISTALLINA)
Appeared as: MICROCRYSTALLINE WAX

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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

None

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Robust

Limited

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

Fair

Fair
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) OIL
Appeared as: SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL

Limited

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

Limited

Limited

None

Limited
ARONIA MELANOCARPA (BLACK CHOKEBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ARONIA MELANOCARPA FRUIT EXTRACT

None
SACCHARINA JAPONICA EXTRACT
Appeared as: LAMINARIA JAPONICA EXTRACT

Limited
NIGELLA SATIVA (BLACK CUMIN) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: NIGELLA SATIVA SEED EXTRACT

Limited
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED EXTRACT

Limited

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Octyldodecanol, Polyglyceryl-2 Triisostearate, Synthetic Wax , Polyglyceryl-2 Isostearate/Dimer Dilinoleate Copolymer, Dipentaerythrityl Hexahydroxystearate/Hexastearate/Hexarosinate, Diisostearyl Malate, Titanium Dioxide, Microcrystalline Wax, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, CI19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), Methyl Hydrogenated Rosinate, CI 15985 (Yellow 6 Lake), CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), Sorbitan Isostearate, Glyceryl Caprylate, Caprylyl Glycol, Water, Butylene Glycol, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Root Extract, Salvia Hispanica Seed Extract, Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil, 1,2-Hexanediol, Urtica Dioica (Nettle) Extract, Undaria Pinnatifida Extract, Aronia Melanocarpa Fruit Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Laminaria Japonica Extract, Nigella Sativa Seed Extract, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Extract, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Extract, Rubus Fruticosus (Blackberry) Fruit Extract, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate.

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