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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
August 2007

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Pevonia Botanica Ligne Speciale Gentle Exfoliating Cleanser (2010 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Pevonia Botanica Ligne Speciale Gentle Exfoliating Cleanser (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 Pevonia Botanica Ligne Speciale Gentle Exfoliating Cleanser (2010 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONEEcotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Neurotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE
COCOMIDOPROPYL BETAINE
Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM C14-16 OLEFIN SULFONATEContamination concerns (GAMMA SULTONE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: None
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Fair
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
GLYCERYL STEARATE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
STEARIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
ROSA GALLICA FLOWER OIL
ROSA GALLICA (FRENCH ROSE) OIL
None Identified
Data: None
SAPONARIA OFFICINALIS (SOAPWORT) EXTRACT
SAPONARIA OFFICINALIS ROOT EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED POWDER
BUXUS CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED POWDER
None Identified
Data: Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) EXTRACT
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (CALENDULA) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
AESCULUS HIPPOCASTANUM (HORSE CHESTNUT) EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
ALLANTOINNone Identified
Data: Fair
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: Fair
HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM CITRATENone Identified
Data: Fair
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACTEnhanced skin absorption
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