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Herbal Choice Mari Body Wash Lemongrass (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Herbal Choice Mari Body Wash Lemongrass (old formulation) product label collected on December 09, 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 Herbal Choice Mari Body Wash Lemongrass (old formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: December 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Robust

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCONUT OIL

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLIVE OIL

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: JOJOBA OIL

Limited
CYMBOPOGON SCHOENANTHUS (LEMONGRASS)
Appeared as: LEMONGRASS

Fair
CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE)
Appeared as: SWEET ORANGE

Limited

Limited

Limited
SALVIA OFFICINALIS (SAGE) LEAF
Appeared as: SAGE

Limited
VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS (BILBERRY)
Appeared as: BILBERRY

Limited

Limited
ARCTIUM LAPPA (BURDOCK)
Appeared as: BURDOCK

Limited

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA)
Appeared as: ALOE VERA

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: VITAMIN E

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair
CYAMOPSIS TETRAGONOLOBA (GUAR) GUM
Appeared as: GUAR GUM

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

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:

Purified water (pure water), saponified oils of coconut (organic), olive oil (organic) and jojoba (organic), lemongrass (organic), sweet orange (organic), rosemary (organic), thyme (organic), sage (organic), bilberry leaf (organic), calendula flowers (organic), burdock (organic), rose hips (organic), olive oil (organic), aloe vera (organic), rosemary (extract), natural vitamin E (mixed & non GMO) and guar gum (natural tree gum).

Directions from packaging:

Shake before use. Apply small amount onto hands or a wash cloth or a sponge and lather onto body. Rinse well then dry and apply the Herbal Choice After Bath Lotion. Use carefully around eye area. Avoid direct contact with eyes.

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