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

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NovAurora Soap-Free Cleanser (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed NovAurora Soap-Free Cleanser (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 NovAurora Soap-Free Cleanser (2009 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other HIGH concerns: Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards; Other MODERATE concerns: Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive); Other LOW concerns: Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
PHENOXYETHANOL
(PLANT-DERIVED)
Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM SORBATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Fair
ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN
(PLANT-DERIVED)
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL
(ORGANIC)
Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
DECYL GLUCOSIDENone Identified
Data: Limited
AMORPHOPHALLUS KONJAC ROOT POWDER
MANNAN/AMORPHOPHALLUS KONJAC
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: None
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) BEADS
JOJOBA SPHERES
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUM
(PLANT-DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OIL
HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE (SOY) LECITHIN
None Identified
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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