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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
September 2010

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Purple Urchin Handmade Soap Cocoa Butter Coffee Scrub (2010 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Purple Urchin Handmade Soap Cocoa Butter Coffee Scrub (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 Purple Urchin Handmade Soap Cocoa Butter Coffee Scrub (2010 formulation) is 3.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other HIGH concerns: Miscellaneous; Other MODERATE concerns: Cancer, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive); Other LOW concerns: Data gaps, Ecotoxicology

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
FRAGRANCEEcotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Miscellaneous, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE)
COFFEA ARABICA SEED (GROUND COFFEE)
Cancer
Data: Limited
BROWN SUGARNone Identified
Data: Limited
CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM BARK POWDER
CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM (GROUND CINNAMON)
None Identified
Data: None
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OILNone Identified
Data: Fair
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
THEOBROMA CACAO SEED BUTTER (COCOA BUTTER)
None Identified
Data: Limited
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER OIL)
None Identified
Data: Fair
SUCROSEInnocuous
Data: Robust


About the ratings

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