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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
January 2011

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Planet Botanicals Ugandan Shea Butter Body Balm - MORINGA (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Planet Botanicals Ugandan Shea Butter Body Balm - MORINGA (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 Planet Botanicals Ugandan Shea Butter Body Balm - MORINGA (2009 formulation) is 0.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other LOW concerns: Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
VITELLARIA NILOTICA (EAST AFRICAN SHEA BUTTER)
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: None
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) HIPS OIL
*ROSA CANINA (ROSEHIP) SEED OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT)
*CITRUS AURANTIUM (BERGAMOT).
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: None
MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA SEED OIL
MORINGA OLEIFEREA OIL
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: None
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER)
*LAVENDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER)
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
BEESWAX
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
(ORGANIC)
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