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

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Kahina Giving Beauty Serum (old formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Kahina Giving Beauty Serum (old 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 Kahina Giving Beauty Serum (old formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
LECITHIN
(ORGANIC)
Enhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
CANANGA ODORATA (YLANG YLANG) OIL
(ORGANIC)
Multiple, additive exposure sources, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
COMMIPHORA MYRRHA (MYRRH) OILMultiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
LAVENDULA ANGUSTFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
(ORGANIC)
Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) OIL
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEABUCKTHORN SEED) OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (ROMAN CHAMOMILE) OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
CITRUS AMARA (NEROLI) FLOWER OIL
CITRUS AURANTIUM (NEROLI) FLOWER OIL.
None Identified
Data: None
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE) SEED OIL
COFFEE ARABICA (COFFEE) OIL
(ORGANIC)
None Identified
Data: Limited
DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT) SEED OIL
DAUCUS CAROTA (CARROT) SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
BISABOLOLEnhanced skin absorption
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