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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2010

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Karen's Botanicals Balm of Gilead Oil (2009 formulation)

Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other MODERATE concerns: Contamination concerns; Other LOW concerns: Cancer, Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
POPULUS BALSAMIFERA (BALSAM POPLAR)
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Fair


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