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Arganat Power Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Arganat Power Cream product label collected on September 30, 2019 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 Arganat Power Cream is 2.

Data last updated: September 2019

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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

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

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: ROSA DAMASCENA FLOWER OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER WATER
Appeared as: CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA FLOWER WATER

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
BEESWAX
Appeared as: APIS MELLIFERA (NATURAL BEESWAX)

Fair

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

Limited

Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
Appeared as: PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) FRUIT OIL

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (KARITE) BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Robust
SEA SALT
Appeared as: MARIS SAL

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER OIL

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (GERANIUM) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS GERANIUM (PINK GERANIUM) OIL

Limited
ORIGANUM VULGARE FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ORIGANUM VULGARE FLOWER OIL

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) FLOWER OIL

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

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.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

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

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

APIS MELLIFERA (NATURAL BEESWAX), OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL, ARGANIA SPINOSA OIL, COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL OLEFIN, PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) FRUIT OIL, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (KARITE) BUTTER, MIMOSA TENUIFLORA (MIMOSA) BARK EXTRACT, MARIS SAL, CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER OIL, CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA FLOWER WATER, ROSA DAMASCENA FLOWER OIL, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL, PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS GERANIUM (PINK GERANIUM) OIL, ORIGANUM VULGARE FLOWER OIL, CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) OIL, AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) FLOWER OIL, MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL, CITRUS AURANTUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) OIL.

Directions from packaging:

Massage softly and thoroughly sensitive dry areas (lips, hands, elbows, heels, belly…). Do not use near your eyes or as a face cream. Keep it in a cool place. Test in a smaller zone before use. Protects against external aggressions, hydrates, nourishes and softens your skin. Helps prevent dry skin.

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