Laura Mercier Pure Canvas Primer - Protecting Broad Spectrum SPF 30

Laura Mercier
Pure Canvas Primer - Protecting Broad Spectrum SPF 30

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Ingredients Analysis Professional View Reviews 0

INCI - Ingredients List 21 components

Avobenzone, Octinoxate, Octocrylene, Oxybenzone, Water, Glycerin, Isohexadecane, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Xanthan Gum, Polysorbate 80, Ethylhexylglycerin, Tocopherol, Disodium EDTA, PEG-8, BHT, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Citric Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Red 6, Yellow 5

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
2
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
2
Fragrance
Fragrance Complex chemicals
No

Positive effects

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Moisturising
Moisturising Hydrates the skin
4
Softening
Softening Improves texture
3
Soothing
Soothing Reduces irritation
2
Anti aging
Anti aging Prevents aging
3
Antioxidant
Antioxidant Blocks free radicals
4
Antiseptic
Antiseptic Kills bacteria
3
Whitening
Whitening Improves skin tone
3
UV Protection
UV Protection Blocks sun
4

EWG Report

EWG Skin Deep safety summary
Low Hazard: 16
Moderate Hazard: 3
High Hazard: 0
76.2%
14.3%
0%
0%

Organic / Synthetic Ratio

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Organic: 4
Synthetic: 15
Unknown: 0
19%
71.4%
0%

Ingredients List 21

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1.
Avobenzone
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
UV Filter
2.
Octinoxate
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 6 Moderate hazard
UV Filter
3.
Octocrylene
UV filter
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
UV Filter
4.
Oxybenzone
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 6-8 Moderate - High hazard
5.
Water
Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
6.
Glycerin
Emulsifier, Solvent, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
7.
Isohexadecane
Emollient, Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Softening
8.
Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer
Structurant, Viscosity stabilizer
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
9.
Xanthan Gum
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Antiseptic
10.
Polysorbate 80
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Fungal acne
11.
Ethylhexylglycerin
Emollient, Cosmetic active, Skin conditioner, Antimicrobial agent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Moisturising
Softening
Antiseptic
12.
Tocopherol
No information
CMG 3 Moderate
EWG 1 Safe
Anti aging
Antioxidant
13.
Disodium EDTA
Chelate
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Antioxidant
14.
PEG-8
Solvent
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-3 Safe - Moderate hazard
Soothing
PEG
15.
BHT
Perfume ingredient, Antioxidant
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 4 Moderate hazard
Antioxidant
16.
Ascorbyl Palmitate
No information
CMG 2 Mod. low
EWG 1 Safe
Whitening
Fungal acne
17.
Citric Acid
Preservative, Acidity Stabilizer, Cosmetic active
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1-2 Safe
Anti aging
Whitening
18.
Ascorbic Acid
Acidity Stabilizer, Cosmetic active, Perfume ingredient, Antioxidant, Skin conditioner
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 1 Safe
Soothing
Anti aging
Antioxidant
Whitening
UV Filter
19.
Phenoxyethanol
Preservative
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG 2-4 Safe - Moderate hazard
Moisturising
Antiseptic
20.
Red 6
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data
21.
Yellow 5
No information
CMG 0 Non cmg.
EWG No data