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Nubian Heritage Indian Hemp & Tamanu Grow & Strengthen Herbal Custard (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Nubian Heritage Indian Hemp & Tamanu Grow & Strengthen Herbal Custard (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 Indian Hemp & Tamanu Grow & Strengthen Herbal Custard (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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: CENTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE (CONDITIONING SALT)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
EMULSIFYING WAX
Appeared as: VEGETABLE EMULSIFYING WAX

Limited

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: DEIONIZED WATER

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETEARYL ALCOHOL (COCONUT OIL)

Limited
CALOPHYLIUM TACAMAHACA (TAMANU) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CALOPHYLLUM INOPHYLLUM (TAMANU) OIL

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF EXTRACT

• Cancer (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
PANTHENOL
Appeared as: PANTHENOL (PRO-VITAMIN B-5)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

None
GARDENIA TAHITENSIS (TIARE) FLOWER
Appeared as: TIARE (GARDENIA TAHITENSIS) FLOWER

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

Limited
LONICERA JAPONICA (JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: LONICERA JAPONICA (JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair
LAURIC ACID
Appeared as: LAURIC ACID (COCONUT OIL)

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Deionized water, butyrospermum parkii (shea butter)*, cocos nucifera (coconut) oil*, cetearyl alcohol (coconut oil), vegetable glycerin, cannabis sativa (hemp) seed oil, calophyllum inophyllum (tamanu) oil, aloe barbadensis leaf extract, centrimonium chloride (conditioning salt), vegetable emulsifying wax, melia azadirachta (neem) seed oil, panthenol (pro-vitamin B-5), bambusa vulgaris (bamboo) extract, tiare (gardenia tahitensis) flower, essential oil blend, allium sativum (garlic) extract, lonicera caprifolium (honeysuckle) flower (and) lonicera japonica (japanese honeysuckle) flower extract, tocopherol (vitamin E), lauric acid (coconut oil).

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