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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
April 2013

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Moon Valley Organics Muscle Rub (2013 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Moon Valley Organics Muscle Rub (2013 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 Moon Valley Organics Muscle Rub (2013 formulation) is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) FLOWER OIL
CLOVE OIL
Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
ARNICA MONTANA POWDERNone Identified
Data: None
HABANERONone Identified
Data: Limited
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER)
SAFFLOWER HERB
None Identified
Data: Fair
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER)None Identified
Data: Limited
LOBELIA INFLATA (LOBELIA) LEAFOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (SWEET ORANGE) OILOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OILNone Identified
Data: Fair
BEESWAXNone Identified
Data: Limited
TOCOPHEROL
NATURAL VITAMIN E
Cancer, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
CAPSICUM FRUTESCENS
CAYENNE
Use restrictions
Data: Limited


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