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

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Pure Nuff Stuff lip balm - peppermint (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Pure Nuff Stuff lip balm - peppermint (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 Pure Nuff Stuff lip balm - peppermint (2009 formulation) is 0.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other LOW concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL (MENTHA PIPERATA)
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) OIL
CALENDULA OIL (CALENDULA OFFICINALIS)
None Identified
Data: Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
OLIVE OIL (OLEA EUROPEA)
None Identified
Data: Fair
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
COCOA BUTTER (THEOBROMA CACAO)
None Identified
Data: Limited
BEESWAXNone 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