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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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J.R. Watkins Naturals Apothecary Aloe & Green Tea Hand & Body Lotion (2012 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed J.R. Watkins Naturals Apothecary Aloe & Green Tea Hand & Body Lotion (2012 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 J.R. Watkins Naturals Apothecary Aloe & Green Tea Hand & Body Lotion (2012 formulation) is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
FRAGRANCEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
SODIUM HYDROXIDEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Good
MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) FRUIT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
TILIA CORDATA (LINDEN) FLOWER EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
CENTAUREA CYANUS (CORNFLOWER) FLOWER EXTRACT
CENTAUREA CYANUS (CORNFLOWER) EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
HYPERICUM PERFORATUM (ST. JOHN'S WORT) FLOWER EXTRACT
HYPERICUM PERFORATUM FLOWER EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
C18-22 HYDROXYALKYL HYDROXYPROPYL GUARNone Identified
Data: None
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT
CALENDULA (CALENDULA OFFICINALIS) FLOWER EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM STEAROYL LACTYLATE
SODIUM STEARYL LACTYLATE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OILNone Identified
Data: Fair
ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA (BABASSU) SEED OIL
OBIGNYA OLEIFERA (BABASSU) SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
GLYCERYL STEARATE
Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
SODIUM STEARATEEcotoxicology, Data gaps
Data: Limited
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL
PRUNUS AMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNAL OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)None Identified
Data: Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER
None Identified
Data: Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
ALLANTOINNone Identified
Data: Fair
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
PANTHENOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
ALOE VERA (ALOE BARBADENSIS) LEAF JUICE
Use restrictions, Data gaps
Data: Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (ROMAN CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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