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Healing-Scents Just Clean Facial Cleanser (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Healing-Scents Just Clean Facial Cleanser (old formulation) product label collected on June 28, 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 Healing-Scents Just Clean Facial Cleanser (old formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: June 2013

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
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: DISTILLED WATER

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

Limited
URTICA DIOICA (NETTLE)
Appeared as: NETTLES

Limited

Fair

Robust
SODIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: SALT

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: SUNFLOWER OIL

Limited
SULFATED CASTOR OIL
Appeared as: SULFONATED CASTOR OIL

Fair
KAOLIN
Appeared as: KAOLIN CLAY

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) OIL EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSEMARY OIL EXTRACT

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: NATURAL VITAMIN E

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
MELIA AZADIRACHTA (NEEM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: NEEM SEED OIL

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVENDER ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited
MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: TEA TREE ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) OIL
Appeared as: ROSE OTTO ESSENTIAL OIL.

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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PETA Cruelty-free Companies

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For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

distilled water; herbs: green tea, calendula flower, nettles, calendula, carrot; xanthan gum; salt; sunflower oil; sulfonated castor oil; kaolin clay; potassium sorbate; rosemary oil extract; natural vitamin e; neem seed oil; lavender essential oil; tea tree essential oil; rose otto essential oil.

Directions from packaging:

Shake gently. Gently massage onto skin. Rinse off. Great in the shower too.

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