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Murad Pre Rescue Balancing Moisturizer, SPF 15

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Sunscreens can break down while still in the bottle. To be safe dispose of products when the mixture clumps or separates.

This product contains chemical active ingredient(s) that the FDA does not have enough health safety data to classify as safe and effective: AVOBENZONE, HOMOSALATE, OCTISALATE

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Ingredients

Ingredients from label Active Ingredients: Avobenzone 3.0%, Homosalate 4.0%, Octisalate 5.0%, Inactive Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Butylene Glycol, Pentylene Glycol, Isononyl Isononanoate, Neopentyl Glycol Diethylhexanoate, Bis-PEG/PPG-16/16 PEG/PPG-16/16 Dimethicone, Dicaprylyl Ether, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Polyester-8, Urea, Yeast Amino Acids, Trehalose, Inositol, Taurine, Betaine, Phospholipids, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Panthenol, Dimethicone, Magnesium Aspartate, Zinc Gluconate, Copper Gluconate, Punica Granatum Extract, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Alnus Firmifolia Fruit Extract, Artemia Extract, Lactic Acid, Neopentyl Glycol Diisostearate, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Disodium EDTA, Aminomethyl Propanol, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Amyl Cinnamal, Geraniol, Hexyl Cinnamal, Limonene, Benzyl Salicylate, Linalool, Fragrance (Parfum)

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Data Availability

Ingredient Name & Details

FRAGRANCE

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

GERANIOL

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (high), Use restrictions (moderate)

LIMONENE

Concerns: Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low), Allergies/immunotoxicity (high), Use restrictions (moderate), Ecotoxicology (low), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

BENZYL SALICYLATE

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (high), Use restrictions (moderate), Endocrine disruption (low)

HOMOSALATE active ingredient 4%

Concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions (moderate), Endocrine disruption (low), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate), Ecotoxicology (low), Contamination concerns (SALICYLIC ACID and TRIMETHYLCYCLOHEXANOL)

LACTIC ACID

Concerns: Use restrictions (high), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

PHENOXYETHANOL

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (low), Use restrictions (moderate), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high), Occupational hazards (high)

AMYLCINNAMALDEHYDE

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (high), Use restrictions (moderate)

OCTISALATE active ingredient 5%

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (low), Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions (moderate)

BIS-PEG/PPG-16/16 PEG/PPG-16/16 DIMETHICONE

Concerns: Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

PEG-100 STEARATE

Concerns: Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

UREA

Concerns: Cancer (low), Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions (moderate)

TOCOPHERYL ACETATE

Concerns: Cancer (low), Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate), Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

DIMETHICONE

Concerns: Use restrictions (moderate), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate), Ecotoxicology (low)

ZINC GLUCONATE

Concerns: Use restrictions (moderate), Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate), Ecotoxicology (low)

AMINOMETHYL PROPANOL

Concerns: Use restrictions (moderate), Ecotoxicology (low), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high), Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES and OXAZOLIDINE)

CHLORPHENESIN

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate), Use restrictions (moderate), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

HEXYL CINNAMAL

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

LINALOOL

Concerns: Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

AVOBENZONE active ingredient 3%

Concerns: Cancer (low), Allergies/immunotoxicity (low), Use restrictions (moderate), Contamination concerns (BENZOIC ACID, 4-T-BUTYLBENZOIC ACID, BENZALDEHYDE, P-ANISIC ACID, ACETOPHENONE, and DIBENZOYLMETHANE)

COPPER GLUCONATE

Concerns: Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate), Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate), Ecotoxicology (low)

BUTYLENE GLYCOL

Concerns: Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

ISONONYL ISONONANOATE

Concerns: Use restrictions (low)

BETAINE

Concerns: Multiple, additive exposure sources (low), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

PANTHENOL

Concerns: Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

ACRYLATES/ C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER

Concerns: Use restrictions (low)

DISODIUM EDTA

Concerns: Enhanced skin absorption

AVOBENZONE active ingredient 3%

Concerns: Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (BENZOIC ACID, 4-T-BUTYLBENZOIC ACID, BENZALDEHYDE, P-ANISIC ACID, ACETOPHENONE, DIBENZOYLMETHANE), Use restrictions

HOMOSALATE active ingredient 4%

Concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Contamination concerns (SALICYLIC ACID, TRIMETHYLCYCLOHEXANOL), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions

OCTISALATE active ingredient 5%

Concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions

WATER

Concerns: none identified

BUTYLENE GLYCOL

Concerns: Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

PENTYLENE GLYCOL

Concerns: none identified

ISONONYL ISONONANOATE

Concerns: Use restrictions

NEOPENTYL GLYCOL DIETHYLHEXANOATE

Concerns: none identified

BIS-PEG/PPG-16/16 PEG/PPG-16/16 DIMETHICONE

Concerns: Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

DICAPRYLYL ETHER

Concerns: none identified

CETEARYL ALCOHOL

Concerns: Ecotoxicology

GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE

Concerns: Ecotoxicology

PEG-100 STEARATE

Concerns: Data gaps, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

POLYESTER-8

Concerns: none identified

UREA

Concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Cancer, Data gaps, Use restrictions

YEAST AMINO ACIDS

Concerns: none identified

TREHALOSE

Concerns: none identified

INOSITOL

Concerns: none identified

TAURINE

Concerns: none identified

BETAINE

Concerns: Multiple, additive exposure sources, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)

PHOSPHOLIPIDS

Concerns: none identified

TOCOPHERYL ACETATE

Concerns: Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE

Concerns: Ecotoxicology

PANTHENOL

Concerns: Multiple, additive exposure sources

DIMETHICONE

Concerns: Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions

MAGNESIUM ASPARTATE

Concerns: none identified

ZINC GLUCONATE

Concerns: Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions

COPPER GLUCONATE

Concerns: Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation

PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE)

Concerns: none identified

SODIUM ASCORBYL PHOSPHATE

Concerns: Data gaps

ALNUS FIRMIFOLIA FRUIT EXTRACT

Concerns: none identified

ARTEMIA EXTRACT

Concerns: none identified

LACTIC ACID

Concerns: Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions

NEOPENTYL GLYCOL DIISOSTEARATE

Concerns: none identified

DISODIUM EDTA

Concerns: Enhanced skin absorption