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Fa Moisture Rich Body Wash, Energizing Kiwi Mix (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Fa Moisture Rich Body Wash, Energizing Kiwi Mix (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 02, 2016 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 Fa Moisture Rich Body Wash, Energizing Kiwi Mix (2016 formulation) is 5.

Data last updated: July 2016

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Good

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, and NITROSAMINES)

Good

• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

None

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Contamination concerns (ACRYLAMIDE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair
FD&C BLUE 1
Appeared as: FD&C BLUE 1 (CI 42090)

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
ACID YELLOW 3
Appeared as: D&C YELLOW 10 (CI 74005)

• Use restrictions (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited
ACTINIDIA CHINENSIS (KIWI) EXTRACT
Appeared as: KIWI (ACTINIDIA CHINENSIS) EXTRACT

Limited
CYMBOPOGON SCHOENANTHUS (LEMONGRASS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: LEMONGRASS (CYMBOPOGON SCHOENANTHUS) EXTRACT

Limited
PANTHENOL
Appeared as: PANTHENOL (PRO VITAMIN B5)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair

Limited
DISODIUM COCOAMPHODIACETATE
Appeared as: DISODIUM COCAMPHODIACETATE

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

None

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Robust

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Coco Glucoside, Glyceryl Oleate, Propylene Glycol, Fragrance, Kiwi (Actinidia Chinensis) Extract, Lemongrass (Cymbopogon Schoenanthus) Extract, Panthenol (Pro Vitamin B5), Lactic Acid, Sodium Lactate, Glycerin, Sorbitol, Polyquaternium 7, PEG 7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Disodium Cocamphodiacetate, PEG 40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Glycol Distearate, Cocamide MEA, Laureth 10, Citric Acid, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Benzoate, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, FD&C Blue 1 (CI 42090), D&C Yellow 10 (CI 74005)

Directions from packaging:

Daily Shower Use: Squeeze Fa on your body wet washcloth, or your hand. Work in rich, refreshing lather. Rinse thoroughly.

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