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September 2010

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Parissa Express Wax Strips For Legs & Body (2007 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Parissa Express Wax Strips For Legs & Body (2007 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 Parissa Express Wax Strips For Legs & Body (2007 formulation) is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
Allergies & immunotoxicity
Use restrictions

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
AZULENENone Identified
Data: Limited
Enhanced skin absorption, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
MENTHOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Fair
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
Cancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
PINUS (PINE) RESINNone Identified
Data: Limited
BEESWAXNone Identified
Data: Limited

About the ratings

EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer