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Lantiseptic Dry Skin Therapy Therapeutic Cream (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lantiseptic Dry Skin Therapy Therapeutic Cream (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 Lantiseptic Dry Skin Therapy Therapeutic Cream (old formulation) is 5.

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Data last updated: July 2013

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Miscellaneous
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
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

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (PAHS)

Limited

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited
LANOLIN
Appeared as: LANOLIN USP

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Limited

Limited
HEDTA
Appeared as: HEEDTA

• Enhanced skin absorption

Good

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredients: Lanolin USP 37%, Inactive Ingredients: Beeswax, Fragrance, Heedta, Lanolin Alcohol, Mineral Oil, Oxyquinoline, Petrolatum, Purified Water, Sodium Borate, Sorbitan Sesquioleate

Directions from packaging:

Gently cleanse and dry areaMassage liberally into affected area as neededCover treated feetStore 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Warnings from packaging:

For external use onlyAvoid contact with eyesDo not apply to deep or puncture woundsIf condition worsens, or does not improve within 7 days, consul a doctorIf swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Keep out of reach of children

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