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Nurture My Body Gentle Face Cream (2017 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Nurture My Body Gentle Face Cream (2017 formulation) product label collected on June 19, 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 Nurture My Body Gentle Face Cream (2017 formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: June 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (PETITGRAIN) OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (high)

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (high)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER INFUSION

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS RETICULATA (MANDARIN) OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited
CITRUS PARADISI (GRAPEFRUIT) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS PARADISI (GRAPEFRUIT) EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Limited

Fair
CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CARTHAMNUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) OIL

Limited

None
OLIVE SQUALANE
Appeared as: OLIVE SQUALANE OIL

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER WATER
Appeared as: ROSA DAMASCENA FLOWER HYDROSOL

Limited

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

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited

Limited

Limited
MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA SEED OIL
Appeared as: MACADAMIA TERNIFOLIA (MACADAMIA) NUT OIL

Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited

None
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE)
Appeared as: CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE)

Limited

Limited

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

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:

Water, Cetearyl Alcohol, Polysorbate-60, Carthamnus Tinctorius (Safflower) Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Olive Squalane Oil, Rosa Damascena Flower Hydrosol, Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera), Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Vegetable Glycerin, Chondrus Crispus (Carrageenan) Extract, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Macadamia Ternifolia (Macadamia) Nut Oil, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil, Symphytum Officinale (Comfrey) Root Infusion, Symphytum Officinale (Comfrey) Infusion, Sambucus Nigra (Elder) Flower Infusion, Rosa Damascena (Rose) Flower Infusion, Malva Sylvestris (Common Mallow), Xanthan Gum, Borago Officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil, Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil, Hippophae Rhamnoides (Sea Buckthorn), Rosa Canina (Dog Rose), Citrus Aurantium (Blood Orange) Oil, Rosa Damascena (Rose) Oil, Citrus Aurantium Amara (Petitgrain) Oil, Citrus Reticulata (Mandarin) Oil, Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange), Jasminum Officinale (Jasmine), Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary), Salvia Officinalis (Sage), Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Extract

Directions from packaging:

Gently massage in an upward motion to a clean face and neck.

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