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

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Caribbean Solutions Cocoa Shea - Revitalizing Body Butter (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Caribbean Solutions Cocoa Shea - Revitalizing Body Butter (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 Caribbean Solutions Cocoa Shea - Revitalizing Body Butter (2009 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other HIGH concerns: Miscellaneous; Other MODERATE concerns: Contamination concerns; Other LOW concerns: Cancer, Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
UNSPECIFIED OILS
ESSENTIAL OIL.
Miscellaneous
Data: None
EMULSIFYING WAXMiscellaneous
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA)
ORGANIC ALOE LEAF (ALOE BARBADENSIS)
(ORGANIC)
Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) FRUIT EXTRACT
CUCUMBER (CUCUMIS SATIVUS EXTRACT)
None Identified
Data: Fair
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
COCOA BUTTER (THEOBROMA CACAO SEED BUTTER)
None Identified
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUM
XANTHUM GUM
None Identified
Data: Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)
SHEA BUTTER (BUTYROSPERMUM PARKIL FRUIT)
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
ORGANIC JOJOBA OIL (SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS 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