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Canus Goat's Milk Body Butter (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Canus Goat's Milk Body Butter (old formulation) product label collected on July 23, 2013 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 Canus Goat's Milk Body Butter (old formulation) is 4.

Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: PARFUM

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/WATER/EAU

Fair

Limited

Fair

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

None
CAPRAE LAC
Appeared as: CAPRAE LAC (FRESH GOAT'S MILK)

Fair
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) OIL
Appeared as: GLYCINE SOJA OIL

Fair
ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) OIL
Appeared as: ELAEIS GUINEENIS (PALM) OIL

None

Limited

Fair

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited
CAPRYLYL GLYCOL
Appeared as: CAPRYL GLYCOL

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua/Water/Eau, Stearic Acid, Cetearyl Alcohol, Isopropyl Palmitate, Glyceryl Stearate, Caprae Lac (Fresh Goat's Milk), Glycine Soja Oil, Ricinus Communis (Castor Seed) Oil, Glycerin, Elaeis Guineenis (Palm) Oil, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Olea Europaea (Olive), Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Protein, Isocetyl Palmitate, Sodium Hydroxide, Parfum, Potassium Sorbate, Glyceryl Undecylenate, Capryl Glycol, Polylysine

Directions from packaging:

For best results, apply frequently to elbows, knees, hands, and any other rough and dry areas.

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