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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
April 2010

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Vysada Inc. Ayurvedic Natural Skin Care Ginger and Peppermint Lip Balm (2010 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Vysada Inc. Ayurvedic Natural Skin Care Ginger and Peppermint Lip Balm (2010 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 Vysada Inc. Ayurvedic Natural Skin Care Ginger and Peppermint Lip Balm (2010 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
EMULSIFYING WAXMiscellaneous
Data: Limited
CASTOR OIL
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Enhanced skin absorption, Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: Fair
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) ROOT OILOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
STEARIC ACID
(PLANT-DERIVED)
Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
MENTHE PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SHOREA ROBUSTA (SALTREE) SEED BUTTER
SHOREA ROBUSTA (SAL) SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OILNone Identified
Data: Fair
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER
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