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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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Blum Naturals Daily Cleansing & Makeup Remover Towelettes (2012 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Blum Naturals Daily Cleansing & Makeup Remover Towelettes (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 Blum Naturals Daily Cleansing & Makeup Remover Towelettes (2012 formulation) is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
SODIUM BENZOATEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
VEGETABLE DECYL GLUCOSIDE
DECYL GLUCOSIDE (SUGAR DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: None
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) OIL
VANILLA OIL (PLANT DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
PLANT GLYCERIN
GLYCERIN (PLANT DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: None
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OIL
PATCHOULI OIL (PLANT DERIVED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
GLUCONOLACTONENone Identified
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
LAVENDER OIL (PLANT DERIVED)
Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT
CHAMOMILE EXTRACT (PLANT DERIVED)
Enhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL
ALOE VERA EXTRACT (PLANT DERIVED)
Use restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Data gaps
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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