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Hawaiian Tropic Dark Tanning Oil, Original (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Hawaiian Tropic Dark Tanning Oil, Original (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 Hawaiian Tropic Dark Tanning Oil, Original (2016 formulation) is 3.

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 MODERATE

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

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good
MINERAL OIL
Appeared as: MINERAL OIL (PARAFFINUM LIQUIDUM)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER (COCOA)

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

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Limited

None
PLUMERIA ACUTIFOLIA (PAGODATREE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: PLUMERIA ACUTIFOLIA (PLUMERIA) FLOWER EXTRACT (PLUMERIA)

Limited
MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) EXTACT
Appeared as: MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) EXTRACT EXTRACT (MANGO)

Limited
PSIDIUM GUAJAVA (GUAVA) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PSIDIUM GUAJAVA FRUIT EXTRACT (GUAVA)

Limited
CARICA PAPAYA (PAPAYA) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CARICA PAPAYA (PAPYA) FRUIT EXTRACT (PAPAYA)

Limited
PASSIFLORA INCARNATA (MAYPOPS) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PASSIFLORA INCARNATA FRUIT EXTRACT (PASSION FRUIT)

Limited
COLOCASIA ANTIQUORUM (COCOYAM) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: COLOCASIA ANTIQUORUM ROOT EXTRACT (DASHEEN)

Limited
ALEURITES MOLUCCANA (KUKUI) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALEURITES MOLUCCANA (KUKUI NUT) SEED EXTRACT (KUKUI NUT)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Mineral Oil (Paraffinum Liquidum), Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil (Coconut), Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter (Cocoa), Aloe Vera (Aloe Barbadensis) Extract, Lanolin, Eucalyptus Globulus (Eucalyptus) Leaf Oil, Amyl Acetate, Fragrance, Plumeria Acutifolia (Plumeria) Flower Extract (Plumeria), Mangifera Indica (Mango) Extract Extract (Mango), Psidium Guajava Fruit Extract (Guava), Carica Papaya (Papya) Fruit Extract (Papaya), Passiflora Incarnata Fruit Extract (Passion Fruit), Colocasia Antiquorum Root Extract (Dasheen), Aleurites Moluccana (Kukui Nut) Seed Extract (Kukui Nut)

Directions from packaging:

Apply generously and evenly to exposed skin. Reapply often.

Warnings from packaging:

This product does not contain a sunscreen and does not protect against sunburn. Repeated exposure of unprotected skin while tanning may increase the risk of skin aging, skin cancer, and other harmful effects to the skin even if you do not burn. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Rinse with water. If irritation occurs, discontinue use. Keep out of the reach of small children.

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