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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
March 2010

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Burt's Bees Natural Skin Care for Men Body Wash (old formulation) (old formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Burt's Bees Natural Skin Care for Men Body Wash (old formulation) (old 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 Burt's Bees Natural Skin Care for Men Body Wash (old formulation) (old formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL
LEMON OIL
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA LEAF OIL
PETITGRAIN OIL
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) FRUIT OIL
BERGAMOT OIL
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Good
ABIES (FIR) NEEDLE OIL
FIR OIL
None Identified
Data: None
GLUCOSE OXIDASENone Identified
Data: Fair
SUCROSE LAURATENone Identified
Data: Limited
VEGETABLE GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (SWEET ORANGE) OILOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
COCO-BETAINEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
GLUCOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCINE SOJA PROTEIN
SOY PROTEIN
None Identified
Data: Fair
LACTOPEROXIDASENone Identified
Data: Fair
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL
ROSEMARY OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
BETAINEMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Fair
GLYCERYL OLEATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
COCO-GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
DECYL GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
LAURYL GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
HONEYInnocuous
Data: Robust
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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