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Nubian Heritage 24 Hour All-Natural Deodorant, Honey & Black Seed with Wild Honey & Apricot Oil (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Nubian Heritage 24 Hour All-Natural Deodorant, Honey & Black Seed with Wild Honey & Apricot Oil (2016 formulation) product label collected on November 01, 2016 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 Nubian Heritage 24 Hour All-Natural Deodorant, Honey & Black Seed with Wild Honey & Apricot Oil (2016 formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: November 2016

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)
• Contamination concerns (BENZETHONIUM CHLORIDE, METHYLPARABEN, and TRICLOSAN)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Robust

Limited

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

Fair

Limited

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
NIGELLA SATIVA (BLACK CUMIN) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: BLACK CUMIN (NIGELLA SATIVA) SEED OIL

None

Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-3 CAPRATE
Appeared as: POLYGYCERYL-3 CAPRATE

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) GEL
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Robust
HONEY
Appeared as: MEL (HONEY) EXTRACT

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

With Pure Non GMO Glycols ffrom Corn. Propanediol, Glycerin (Vegetable), Water, Sodium Stearate, Silica, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, Zinc Ricinoleate, Fragrance (Proprietary Essential Oil Blend), Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter)*, Black Cumin (Nigella Sativa) Seed Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Seed Extract, Saccharomyces Ferment, Polygyceryl-3 Caprate, Sucrose Cocoate, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Allantoin, Mel (Honey) Extract, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil *Certified Organic Ingredient

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