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Data available:
 
Fair
Data last updated:
January 2019

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Lush Soap, Sandstone

EWG scientists reviewed Lush Soap, Sandstone 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 Lush Soap, Sandstone is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
FRAGRANCEMiscellaneous, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
SODIUM HYDROXIDEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) The product manufacturer has listed sodium hydroxide on the product label or has informed Skin Deep's research team that it is used to make the product. In a properly manufactured soap, this common raw ingredient completely reacts with oils; none remains in the product. Therefore, the hazards associated with sodium hydroxide are not considered relevant for this product.
EDTAEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
TETRASODIUM ETIDRONATEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
SANDNone Identified
Data: Fair
GARDENIA JASMINOIDES (GARDENIA) FLOWER EXTRACT
GARDENIA EXTRACT (GARDENIA JASMINOIDES)
None Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCOATE
[product of sodium hydroxide and COCONUT OIL (COCOS NUCIFERA)]
None Identified
Data: Fair
LITSEA CUBEBA (MAY CHANG) OIL
LITSEA CUBEBA OIL
Multiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
CORIANDRUM SATIVUM (CORIANDER) FRUIT OIL
CORIANDER OIL (CORIANDRUM SATIVUM)
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
BRASSICA CAMPESTRIS (RAPESEED) SEED OIL
RAPESEED OIL (BRASSICA NAPUS)
None Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM STEARATEEcotoxicology, Data gaps
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust
SODIUM CHLORIDEInnocuous
Data: Robust


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