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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2016

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The Organic Skin Co. Purely Primer (2016 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed The Organic Skin Co. Purely Primer (2016 formulation) 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 The Organic Skin Co. Purely Primer (2016 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
POTASSIUM SORBATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
TITANIUM DIOXIDEOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Good
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) JUICE
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE
Use restrictions, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Data gaps
Data: Limited
IRON OXIDESPersistence and bioaccumulation, Enhanced skin absorption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
MICAPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
LONICERA CAPRIFOLIUM (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT
LONICERA CAPRIFOLIUM (HONEYSUCKLE) SUPERCRITICAL EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
PHYLLANTHUS EMBLICA (INDIAN GOOSEBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
PHYLLANTHUS EMBLICA (AMLA) BERRY SUPERCRITICAL EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) EXTRACT
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) SEED SUPERCRITICAL EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
LONICERA JAPONICA (JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE) EXTRACT
LONICERA JAPONICA (HONEYSUCKLE) SUPERCRITICAL EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
SORBITAN OLIVATENone Identified
Data: None
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUMNone Identified
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (SWEET ORANGE) OIL
CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE) ESSENTIAL OIL
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: Fair
PROPANEDIOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
CETEARYL OLIVATEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATEUse restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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