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Cocoon Apothecary Moisturize Juniper + Hemp (2015 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Cocoon Apothecary Moisturize Juniper + Hemp (2015 formulation) product label collected on November 24, 2015 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 Cocoon Apothecary Moisturize Juniper + Hemp (2015 formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: November 2015

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
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) OIL
Appeared as: CLOVE ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CANNABIS SATIVA (HEMP) SEED OIL
Appeared as: HEMP OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

None
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSEMARY EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVENDER ESSENTIAL OIL.

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

Limited

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

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SUNFLOWER OIL

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

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCONUT OIL

Limited

Fair

Limited

None

Limited

Limited
JUNIPERUS COMMUNIS FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: JUNIPER BERRY ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) OIL
Appeared as: VANILLA ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited
CEDARWOOD OIL
Appeared as: CEDARWOOD ESSENTIAL OIL

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aloe vera juice (organic), sunflower oil (organic), argan oil (organic), hemp oil (organic), coconut oil (organic), cetearyl alcohol, stearic acid, glycerin, sodium cetearyl sulfate, sodium anisate, sodium levulinate, rosemary extract, juniper berry essential oil (organic), clove essential oil (organic), vanilla essential oil, cedarwood essential oil, lavender essential oil (organic).

Directions from packaging:

Apply to clean, dry skin morning and evening.

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