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Pure Daily Essentials Lather Bar Citrus Exfoliant (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Pure Daily Essentials Lather Bar Citrus Exfoliant (old formulation) product label collected on August 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 Pure Daily Essentials Lather Bar Citrus Exfoliant (old formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: August 2013

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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair

• Use restrictions (high)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

SODIUM PALMATE
Appeared as: ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) OIL

SODIUM COCOATE
Appeared as: COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL

Fair

SAPONIFIED HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL

SAPONIFIED CASTOR OIL
Appeared as: RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER

None
LITSEA CUBEBA FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LITSEA CUBEBA (MAY CHANG) FRUIT OIL

Fair
CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE)
Appeared as: CITRUS SINENSIS DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL

Limited

None
BIXA ORELLANA (ANNATTO) EXTRACT
Appeared as: BIXA ORELLANA (ANNATO)

None
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM PEEL.

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua, *Elaeis guineensis (Palm) Oil, *Cocos nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Canola, Sodium hydroxide, *Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil, *Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, *Theobroma cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Litsea cubeba (may chang) fruit oil, Citrus limonum (lemon) peel oil, Citrus aurantifolia (lime) oil, Citrus sinensis dulcis (orange) peel oil, Citrus paradisi (grapefruit) peel oil, Bixa orellana (annato), Citrus aurantium Peel. * Certified Organic

Directions from packaging:

Lather onto wet skin or hand and rinse well.

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