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Product score: 03

Data Availability:

Limited

Soap for Goodness Sake Wild Cherry Soap - Handmade Soap (2016 formulation)

CATEGORY

Bar Soap

BRAND

Soap for Goodness Sake

DATA LAST UPDATED

August 2016

Ingredient concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

  • LOW
    Cancer
  • HIGH
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • HIGH
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient scores

Ingredients are scored based on their formulation and concentration in this product. Click on an ingredient for more information.

Ingredient score: 05
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE) OIL
Data Availability: Limited
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient, astringent, masking, skin conditioning, tonic
CONCERNS • 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)
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Ingredient score: 04
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) OIL
Data Availability: Fair
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient, cleansing, hair conditioning, masking, skin conditioning, tonic
CONCERNS • Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (high)
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Ingredient score: 03
CINNAMOMUM CASSIA (CINNAMON) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM (CINNAMON) LEAF OIL.
Data Availability: Fair
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FUNCTION(S) denaturant, flavoring agent, fragrance ingredient, masking
CONCERNS • Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
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Ingredient score: 01
SAPONIFIED HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: SAPONIFIED SUNFLOWER OIL
Data Availability: None
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Ingredient score: 01
SAPONIFIED PALM OIL
Data Availability: None
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Ingredient score: 01
SAPONIFIED COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: SAPONIFIED COCONUT OIL
Data Availability: None
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Ingredient score: 01
WATER
Appeared as: DISTILLED WATER
Data Availability: Robust
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FUNCTION(S) solvent
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Ingredient score: 01
MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) SEED BUTTER
Data Availability: Limited
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - occlusive, skin conditioning
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Ingredient score: 01
PRUNUS SEROTINA (WILD CHERRY) BARK
Appeared as: PRUNUS SEROTINA (WILD CHERRY) BARK TEA
Data Availability: Limited
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Ingredient score: 01
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS AMYGDALUS (ALMOND) OIL
Data Availability: Limited
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient, skin-conditioning agent - occlusive
CONCERNS • Enhanced skin absorption
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)
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Ingredient score: 01
KAOLIN
Appeared as: KAOLINITE (ROSE CLAY)
Data Availability: Fair
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FUNCTION(S) abrasive, absorbent, anticaking agent, bulking agent, opacifying agent, skin protectant;slip modifier, anticaking, bulking, opacifying
CONCERNS • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
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Ingredients from packaging:

Saponified Organic Sunflower Oil (Sodium Sunflower Seedate), Saponified Sustainable Organic Palm Oil (Sodium Palmate), Saponified Organic Coconut Oil (Sodium Cocoate), Distilled Water, Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange) Oil, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter, Prunus Serotina (Wild Cherry) Bark Tea, Prunus Amygdalus (Almond) Oil, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Kaolinite (Rose Clay), Cinnamomum Zeylanicum (Cinnamon) Leaf Oil.

Directions from packaging:

Lather up with soap and water. Rinse with fresh water.

Warnings from packaging:

n/a

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.

Understanding scores

Cosmetics and personal care products are not required to be tested for safety before being allowed on the market. The Skin Deep® scoring system was designed to help the public understand whether a product is safe to use or whether it contains ingredients of concern.

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HOW WE DETERMINE SCORES

Hazard score

The Skin Deep ingredient hazard score, from 1 to 10, reflects known and suspected hazards linked to the ingredients. The EWG VERIFIED™ mark means a product meets EWG’s strictest criteria for transparency and health.

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Data availability

The Skin Deep data availability rating reflects the number of scientific studies about the product or ingredient in the published scientific literature.

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