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Baby Mantra Diaper Rash Ointment with Jojoba and Sunflower Seed Oil

EWG scientists reviewed the Baby Mantra Diaper Rash Ointment with Jojoba and Sunflower Seed Oil product label collected on May 16, 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. Baby Mantra Diaper Rash Ointment with Jojoba and Sunflower Seed Oil is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: May 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 LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Occupational hazards
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
ZINC OXIDE (SUNSCREEN GRADE > 100NM)
Appeared as: ZINC OXIDE

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
BEESWAX
Appeared as: BEESWAX (WHITE)

Limited

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredient: Zinc Oxide 10%, Inactive Ingredients: Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Beeswax (White), Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Aqua (Water), Alcohol, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Tocopherol (D-Alpha)

Directions from packaging:

Change wet and soiled diapers promplty, cleanse the diaper area and allow to dry. Apply ointment liberally, as often as necessary, with each diaper change, especially at bedtime or anytime exposure to wet diaper may be prolonged

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. When using this product do not get into eyes. Stop use and ask doctor if condition worsens, symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days. Do not use on: dep or puncture wounds, animal bites, serious burns.

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