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June Jacobs Spa Collection Peppermint Hand & Foot Therapy (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the June Jacobs Spa Collection Peppermint Hand & Foot Therapy (old formulation) product label collected on July 23, 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 June Jacobs Spa Collection Peppermint Hand & Foot Therapy (old formulation) is 5.

Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

None

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ALUMINUM POWDER)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT (GREEN AND WHITE TEA)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

None

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

Fair

Limited

Limited
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ASPALATHUS LINEARIS EXTRACT (RED TEA)

Limited
CAPSICUM FRUTESCENS
Appeared as: CAPSICUM FRUTESCENS RESIN

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA OLEIFERA LEAF EXTRACT

Limited
LYCIUM BARBARUM (MATRIMONY VINE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LYCIUM BARBARUM FRUIT EXTRACT (GOJI BERRY)

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited
ANISE ALCOHOL
Appeared as: ANISYL ALCOHOL

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

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

Good
LIMONENE
Appeared as: D LIMONENE

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

Fair

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water (Aqua), Stearic Acid, Isostearyl Neopentanoate, Cetyl Alcohol, Propylene Glycol Dicaprylate/Dicaprate, Butylene Glycol, Polysorbate 60, Sorbitan Stearate, Fragrance (Parfum), LEUCONOSTOC/ RADISH ROOT FERMENT FILTRATE, CETEARETH-20, ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE, Isocetyl Stearate, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Dimethicone, Carbomer, Sodium Phytate, Aspalathus Linearis Extract (Red Tea), Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate, Capsicum Frutescens Resin, Benzyl Alcohol, Macrocystis Pyrifera Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil, Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract, Lycium Barbarum Fruit Extract (Goji Berry), Sodium Hydroxide, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract (Green And White Tea), Punica Granatum (Pomegranate) Extract, Squalane, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Anisyl Alcohol, Citral, Coumarin, D Limonene, Linalool

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