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Purple Prairie Botanicals Patchouli Rose Harmonizing Body Bar (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Purple Prairie Botanicals Patchouli Rose Harmonizing Body Bar (old formulation) product label collected on November 13, 2017 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 Purple Prairie Botanicals Patchouli Rose Harmonizing Body Bar (old formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: November 2017

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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CANANGA ODORATA (YLANG YLANG) OIL
Appeared as: CANANGA ODORATA (YLANG YLANG) ESSENTIAL OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair
CI 77499
Appeared as: IRON OXIDE.

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

None

None
SAPONIFIED PALM OIL
Appeared as: SAPONIFIED ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) OIL

None
SAPONIFIED OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: SAPONIFIED OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

None

None

Limited
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OIL
Appeared as: POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) ESSENTIAL OIL

None
BENZOIN EXTRACT
Appeared as: STYRAX BENZOIN EXTRACT

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER
Appeared as: ROSA DAMASCENE (RED ROSE) PETALS

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Saponified oils of organic cocos nucifera (coconut) oil, organic elaeis guineensis (palm) oil, organic olea europaea (olive) fruit oil, organic helianthus annuus (sunflower) oil, bois de rose (rosewood) oil, pogostemon cablin (patchouli) essential oil, cananga odorata (ylang ylang) essential oil, styrax benzoin extract, organic rosa damascene (red rose) petals and iron oxide.

Directions from packaging:

Lather up. Get inspired. Rinse.

Warnings from packaging:

Bring peace to a wounded heart.

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