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Herbal Choice Mari Organic Hand & Body Lotion Sweet Orange (old formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Herbal Choice Mari Organic Hand & Body Lotion Sweet Orange (old formulation) product label collected on December 11, 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 Herbal Choice Mari Organic Hand & Body Lotion Sweet Orange (old formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: December 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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLIVE OIL

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER

Limited

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) OIL
Appeared as: ARGAN OIL

Limited
COPERNICIA CERIFERA (CARNAUBA) WAX
Appeared as: CARNAUBA WAX

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: SWEET ORANGE OIL

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
VACCINIUM MACROCARPON (CRANBERRY) FRUIT
Appeared as: CRANBERRY.

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Organic olive oil, purified water, organic rose hip oil, organic argan oil, organic carnauba wax (plant based), organic sweet orange oil, potassium carbonate (natural earth mineral), organic bergamot oil, organic cranberry. Packed in glass, reuse or recycle. * Not present in final product, dissipates during manufacture. Label# ING061413

Directions from packaging:

Shake before use. Pump a small amount and apply on hands, body or feet and rub into skin. Allow lotion to absorb into the skin.

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