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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
November 2014

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Giovanni Cool Mint Lemon Salt Scrub with Crushed Mint Leaves

EWG scientists reviewed Giovanni Cool Mint Lemon Salt Scrub with Crushed Mint Leaves 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 Giovanni Cool Mint Lemon Salt Scrub with Crushed Mint Leaves is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other HIGH concerns: Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Miscellaneous; Other MODERATE concerns: Contamination concerns; Other LOW concerns: Enhanced skin absorption, Cancer, Data gaps

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
UNSPECIFIED OILS
ESSENTIAL FRAGRANCE OIL
Miscellaneous
Data: None
ISOPROPYL MYRISTATEIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
TOCOPHEROLCancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) LEAF EXTRACTEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SILICA DIMETHYL SILYLATENone Identified
Data: None
CITRUS GRANDIS (GRAPEFRUIT)
GRAPEFRUIT (CITRUS GRANDIS)
None Identified
Data: Fair
CYMBOPOGON SCHOENANTHUS (LEMONGRASS)None Identified
Data: Limited
MENTHA SPICATA (SPEARMINT) OIL
SPEARMINT (MENTHA VIRIDIS) OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED OII
None Identified
Data: Fair
SEA SALTInnocuous
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