Johnson's Baby Pure Cornstarch Powder, Magnolia Petals (2014 formulation)
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EWG scientists reviewed the Johnson's Baby Pure Cornstarch Powder, Magnolia Petals (2014 formulation) product label collected on November 12, 2014 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 Johnson's Baby Pure Cornstarch Powder, Magnolia Petals (2014 formulation) is 3.
Data last updated: November 2014
Cancer: Ingredients linked to cancer in government, industry or academic studies or assessments.
Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
Developmental and reproductive toxicity: Ingredients linked to developmental and reproductive toxicity, a broad class of health effects that range from infertility and reproductive organ cancers to birth defects and developmental delays in children.
Allergies & Immunotoxicity
Allergies and immunotoxicity: Ingredients linked to harm to the immune system, a class of health problems that manifest as allergic reactions or an impaired capacity to fight disease and repair damaged tissue in the body.
Use restrictions: Ingredients restricted or prohibited for use in cosmetics, according to industry safety guidelines, government requirements or guidance from the U.S., EU, Japan or Canada.
Other Ingredient Concerns
- Endocrine disruption
- Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
- Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
- Enhanced skin absorption
- Use restrictions
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH
Appeared as: ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH (CORN)
• Use restrictions (low)
Product's Animal Testing Policies
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Product's Label Information
Ingredients from packaging:
Zea Mays (Corn) Starch (corn), Tricalcium Phosphate, Fragrance (Parfum)
Directions from packaging:
Shake powder into your hand and smooth onto skin. Apply powder liberally as often as necessary.
Warnings from packaging:
For external use only. Do not apply to broken, irritated skin. Keep powder away from child's face to avoid inhalation, which can cause breathing problems. Keep out of reach of children. Close tightly after use. Store in a cool, dry place.
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