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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
April 2009

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Alpenglow Skin Care Cottonwood Balm (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Alpenglow Skin Care Cottonwood Balm (2009 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 Alpenglow Skin Care Cottonwood Balm (2009 formulation) is 0.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other HIGH concerns: Multiple, additive exposure sources; Other MODERATE concerns: Contamination concerns; Other LOW concerns: Cancer, Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER OIL
CALENDULA OIL
Multiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROL
VITAMIN E
Cancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) OIL EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Fair
BEESWAX
(FILTERED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None 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