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Sally B's Skin Yummies Lemongrass sugar scrub

EWG scientists reviewed the Sally B's Skin Yummies Lemongrass sugar scrub product label collected on June 27, 2019 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. Sally B's Skin Yummies Lemongrass sugar scrub is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: June 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Robust
SUCROSE
Appeared as: SUGAR

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER) FRUIT

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

Fair

Limited

Good

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited
CITRUS GRANDIS (GRAPEFRUIT) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS PARIDISI (GRAPEFRUIT) SEED EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited
CYMBOPOGON (LEMON GRASS) OIL
Appeared as: CYMBOPOGON SCHOENANTHUS (LEMONGRASS) OIL

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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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.

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Organic sugar, organic butyrospermum parkii (shea butter) fruit, organic theobroma cacao (cocoa) seed butter,organic helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil, organic simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) seed oil, glycerin, citrus paridisi (grapefruit) seed extract, organic cymbopogon schoenanthus (lemongrass) oil

Directions from packaging:

Use in the tub or shower. Massage into clean skin and rinse off with warm water.

Warnings from packaging:

If irritation develops, discontinue use. Product can leave the tub or shower slippery.

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