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Desert Essence

Health Concerns of Ingredients:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredients Used by Desert Essence

Ingredient Products Concerns Score
FRAGRANCE2 productsMiscellaneous, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
LILIAL1 productsUse restrictions, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Endocrine disruption
Data: Fair
BENZYL SALICYLATE1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
GERANIOL1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
CITRAL1 productsUse restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
LIMONENE1 productsUse restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Good
BENZYL ALCOHOL2 productsUse restrictions, Occupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
CITRONELLOL1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
LINALOOL1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
POTASSIUM SORBATE2 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) OIL1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL2 productsUse restrictions, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Data gaps
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) JUICE1 productsUse restrictions, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Data gaps
Data: Limited
GLYCERIN4 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
CITRIC ACID2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Good
HIBISCUS ROSA-SINENSIS (CHINESE HIBISCUS) EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
PASSIFLORA INCARNATA (MAYPOPS) EXTRACT2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
SAPONIFIED PALM OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: None
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED POWDER1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) SEED BUTTER2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL FLOUR1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
XANTHAN GUM2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C)1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL STEARATE SE2 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL2 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE2 productsOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL4 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
DEHYDROACETIC ACID2 productsOccupational hazards, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
STEARIC ACID2 productsEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)2 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM CHLORIDE2 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust
WATER2 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust

* Product counts only include current formulations sold by this company. The company may have other discontinued formulations that use this ingredient. Clicking on the link "X products" will identify all product formulations by this company that have used the ingredient.



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