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

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Planet Botanicals Rooibos Tea Body Wash, with Moringa Oil & Cape Lavender (2012 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Planet Botanicals Rooibos Tea Body Wash, with Moringa Oil & Cape Lavender (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 Planet Botanicals Rooibos Tea Body Wash, with Moringa Oil & Cape Lavender (2012 formulation) is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other LOW concerns: Data gaps, Endocrine disruption

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
POTASSIUM OLIVATENone Identified
Data: None
SAPONIFIED SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
POTASSIUM JOJOBATE (CERTIFIED & SAPONIFIED JOJOBA OIL)
None Identified
Data: None
VEGETABLE GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Limited
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) EXTRACT
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) (CERTIFIED & TEA)
None Identified
Data: Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA)
MATRICARIA CHAMOMILLA (CERTIFIED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
HIBISCUS SABDARIFFA (ROSELLE)
HIBISCUS SABDARIFFA (CERTIFIED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT)None Identified
Data: None
MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA SEED OIL
MORINGA OLEIFERA OIL
None Identified
Data: None
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD)
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (CERTIFIED)
None Identified
Data: Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL
ROSEMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM COCOATENone Identified
Data: Fair
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
CYAMOPSIS TETRAGONOLOBA (GUAR) GUMAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
ESSENTIAL OILS OF CAPE LAVENDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (CERTIFIED)
Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) JUICE
ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE (CERTIFIED)
Data gaps, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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