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Ekota Foaming Cleanser suitable for Normal skin (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Ekota Foaming Cleanser suitable for Normal skin (2016 formulation) product label collected on January 11, 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 Ekota Foaming Cleanser suitable for Normal skin (2016 formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: January 2016

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERINE

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited
SODIUM COCOYL ISETHIONATE
Appeared as: SODIUM COCOYL ISENTHIONATE

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS (MARSHMALLOW) EXTRACT
Appeared as: MARSHMALLOW EXTRACT

None
TERMINALIA FERDINANDIANA (KAKADU PLUM) EXTRACT
Appeared as: KAKADU PLUM EXTRACT

Fair

Limited

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: VANILLA EXTRACT.

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

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.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Purified Water,Lauryl Glucoside, Decyl   Glucoside, Sodium Cocoyl Isenthionate, Marshmallow Extract, Kakadu Plum Extract, Glycerine,Tartaric Acid, Almond Extract, Vanilla Extract.

Directions from packaging:

Massage over the face with water avoiding the eye area.rinse off

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