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Babo Botanicals Moisturizing Baby Shampoo & Wash, Oatmilk Calendula (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Babo Botanicals Moisturizing Baby Shampoo & Wash, Oatmilk Calendula (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 01, 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 Babo Botanicals Moisturizing Baby Shampoo & Wash, Oatmilk Calendula (2016 formulation) is 1.

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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 MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERINE (VEGETABLE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (ROMAN CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT

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

Limited

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

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER

None
SODIUM LAURYLGLUCOSIDES HYDROXYPROPYLSULFONATE
Appeared as: SODIUM LAURYLGLUCOSIDES HYDROXYPROPYLSULFONATE (SUGAR SOAP)

None
SODIUM METHYL COCOYL TAURATE
Appeared as: SODIUM METHYL COCOYL TAURATE (COCONUT)

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT)
Appeared as: DISODIUM COCOAMPHODIACETATE (COCONUT)

None
POLYQUATERNIUM -80
Appeared as: POLYQUATERNIUM 80 (SUGAR)

Limited
HYDROLYZED OAT PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLIZED OAT PROTEIN

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALENDULA (CALENDULA OFFICINALIS) FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited
LINUM USITATISSIMUM (FLAX) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: LINUM USITATISSIMUM (LINSEED) SEED EXTRACT

Limited
GLUCONOLACTONE
Appeared as: GLUCONO DELTA LACTONE (SUGAR)

Limited

None
PUERARIA LOBATA (KUDZU) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PUERARIA LOBATA (KUDZU) SYMBIOZOME ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) OIL
Appeared as: VANILLA (VANILLA PLANIFOLIA) ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited
CEDARWOOD
Appeared as: CEDARWOOD (JUNIPEROUS VIGINIANA) ESSENTIAL OIL

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aloe Vera (Aloe Barbadensis) Leaf Juice (Organic), Purified Water, Sodium Laurylglucosides Hydroxypropylsulfonate (Sugar Soap), Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate (Coconut), Disodium Cocoamphodiacetate (Coconut), Glycerine (Vegetable), Polyquaternium 80 (Sugar), Hydrolized Oat Protein, Calendula (Calendula Officinalis) Flower Extract (Organic), Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Extract, Glucono Delta Lactone (Sugar), Anthemis Nobilis (Roman Chamomile) Flower Extract (Organic), Nasturtium Officinale (Watercress) Extract (Organic), Pueraria Lobata (Kudzu) Symbiozome Root Extract (Organic), Potassium Sorbate, Vanilla (Vanilla Planifolia) Essential Oil, Cedarwood (Juniperous Viginiana) Essential Oil

Directions from packaging:

Apply to wash cloth and gently massage baby's hair, scalp and body, avoiding eye area. Or, dispense a small amount into bath water. Gently rinse skin. Follow with Moisturizing Baby Lotion.

Warnings from packaging:

Although product smells yummy, for external use only. Discontinue use if irritation or redness occurs. Keep out of reach of children.

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