Just the Goods vegan facial scrub for sensitive skin
EWG scientists reviewed the Just the Goods vegan facial scrub for sensitive skin product label collected on July 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. Just the Goods vegan facial scrub for sensitive skin is EWG VERIFIED™.
Data last updated: July 2016
Cancer: Ingredients linked to cancer in government, industry or academic studies or assessments.
Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
Developmental and reproductive toxicity: Ingredients linked to developmental and reproductive toxicity, a broad class of health effects that range from infertility and reproductive organ cancers to birth defects and developmental delays in children.
Allergies & Immunotoxicity
Allergies and immunotoxicity: Ingredients linked to harm to the immune system, a class of health problems that manifest as allergic reactions or an impaired capacity to fight disease and repair damaged tissue in the body.
Use restrictions: Ingredients restricted or prohibited for use in cosmetics, according to industry safety guidelines, government requirements or guidance from the U.S., EU, Japan or Canada.
Other Ingredient Concerns
- Enhanced skin absorption
Product's Animal Testing Policies
Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.
Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.
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Product's Label Information
Ingredients from packaging:
organic avena sativa (oat/farine d'avoine) kernel flour, kaolin clay/argile kaolin
Directions from packaging:
wet face and hands with warm water; pour scrub into hands; apply to face in gentle circular motions avoiding eye area; let product rest on face for a few minutes as a mask before rinsing if desired; rinse well with warm water; pat dry with a clean towel and moisturize as desired; store in a cool, dark place / avec des mains humides, appliquer au visage prÃ©alablement mouillÃ© par mouvements circulaires lÃ©gers en Ã©vitant le contour des yeux; si dÃ©sirÃ©, laissez reposer le produit quelques minutes en tant que masque avant de rincer soigneusement Ã l'eau tiÃ¨de; sÃ©cher doucement Ã l'aide d' une serviette propre et s'hydrater le visage au besoin; garder Ã l'abri de la lumiÃ¨re et du chaud
Warnings from packaging:
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