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Exactly! Organics Tropical Coconut Sugar Scrub

EWG scientists reviewed the Exactly! Organics Tropical Coconut Sugar Scrub product label collected on September 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. Exactly! Organics Tropical Coconut Sugar Scrub is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: September 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

LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Robust

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

Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: COCONUT EXTRACT

Limited

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
Contamination concerns (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Limited

Limited

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

Fair

Limited

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:

Sucrose, Cocos Nucifera (Extra Virgin Coconut) Oil*, Coconut Extract*, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba)*, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Prunus Amygdalus (Bitter Almond) Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract*, Argania Spinsosa (Argan) Oil*, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract*, Calendula Officinalis (Pot Marigold) Flower Extract*, *Certified Organic

Directions from packaging:

Scoop (use one of our bamboo scoops) about a heaping tablespoon of scrub into your palm. Smooth over skin in a circular motion for a minute or so. Leave on skin for 3 to 4 minutes then rinse. Pat dry. Use 1 tor 2 times per week. It’s safe to use every day. Keep the contents dry but if you do get a little moisture in it and it becomes lumpy just break the lumps up in the palm of your hands.

Warnings from packaging:

n/a

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