Laura Mercier
Pure Canvas Primer Illuminating

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Ingredients Analysis Professional View Reviews 0

INCI - Ingredients List 29 components

Water/Aqua/Eau, Hydrogenated Didecene, Glycerin, Pvp, PEG-6 Stearate, Mica, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Sorbitan Stearate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cetyl Alcohol, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Hoya Lacunosa Flower Extract, Plankton Extract, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Ceteth-20, 1,2-Hexanediol, Squalane, Boron Nitride, Caprylyl Glycol, Glyceryl Stearate, Steareth-20, Tocopheryl Acetate, Polysorbate 60, Tin Oxide, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Tropolone, Butylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol. May Contain/Peut Contenir/(/-) Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891)

Notable Ingredients

The most well-known and effective components.
Niacinamide
Retinoids
Hyaluronic Acid
AHA (Alphahydroxy Acid)
BHA (Betahydroxy acid)
PHA (Polyhydroxy acid)
Antioxidants
Vitamins
Ceramides

Potential Hazard / Side Effects

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Allergens
Allergens May provoke allergy
No
Alcohols
Alcohols Irritate and dry skin
No
Comedogenic
Comedogenic Subject to clog pores
6
Gluten
Gluten Celiac unsafe
No
Silicones
Silicones Difficult to wash off
No
Sulfates
Sulfates May damage skin
No
Parabens
Parabens Potentially toxic
No
PEG
PEG Polyethylene glycol
1
Malassezia Feeding
Malassezia Feeding Supports fungal acne
5
Fragrance
Fragrance Complex chemicals
No

Positive effects

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Moisturising
Moisturising Hydrates the skin
1
Softening
Softening Improves texture
8
Soothing
Soothing Reduces irritation
1
Anti aging
Anti aging Prevents aging
3
Antioxidant
Antioxidant Blocks free radicals
2
Antiseptic
Antiseptic Kills bacteria
1
Whitening
Whitening Improves skin tone
1
UV Protection
UV Protection Blocks sun
1

EWG Report

EWG Skin Deep safety summary
Low Hazard: 26
Moderate Hazard: 1
High Hazard: 0
89.7%
3.4%
0%
0%

Organic / Synthetic Ratio

See how many of the components are natural, and how many are synthetic.
Organic: 12
Synthetic: 15
Unknown: 0
41.4%
51.7%
0%

Ingredients List 29

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1.
Water/Aqua/Eau
Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
2.
Hydrogenated Didecene
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
3.
Glycerin
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
4.
Pvp
Structurant, Film former, Hair lock
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
5.
PEG-6 Stearate
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
PEG
6.
Mica
Pigment, Colorant, Filler
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2 Safe
7.
Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2 Safe
8.
Sorbitan Stearate
Emulsifier
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
Fungal acne
9.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
10.
Cetyl Alcohol
Emulsifier, Emollient, Emulsion stabilizer, Viscosity stabilizer, Skin conditioner
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
11.
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
No information
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
Soothing
Anti aging
Antioxidant
Fungal acne
12.
Hoya Lacunosa Flower Extract
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
13.
Plankton Extract
Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
14.
Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
15.
Ceteth-20
Structurant, Emulsifier, Emollient, Surfactant
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Softening
16.
1,2-Hexanediol
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
17.
Squalane
Emollient
CMG 1 Low
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
18.
Boron Nitride
Filler, UV filter
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Anti aging
UV Filter
19.
Caprylyl Glycol
Preservative, Emollient
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antiseptic
20.
Glyceryl Stearate
Emulsifier
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Fungal acne
21.
Steareth-20
Emulsifier, Surfactant
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Softening
22.
Tocopheryl Acetate
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 3 Moderate hazard
Softening
Anti aging
Antioxidant
23.
Polysorbate 60
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Fungal acne
24.
Tin Oxide
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2 Safe
25.
Ascorbyl Palmitate
No information
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
Whitening
Fungal acne
26.
Tropolone
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
27.
Butylene Glycol
Preservative, Water-retaining agent
CMG 1 Low
EWG 1 Safe
28.
Phenoxyethanol. May Contain/Peut Contenir/(/-) Iron Oxides (Ci 77491)
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data
29.
Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891)
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data