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The Super Salve Company Body Nurish Hydrating Eye Cream (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the The Super Salve Company Body Nurish Hydrating Eye Cream (2016 formulation) product label collected on December 19, 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 The Super Salve Company Body Nurish Hydrating Eye Cream (2016 formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: December 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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
JASMINUM OFFICINALE (JASMINE) OIL
Appeared as: ESSENTIAL OILS OF JASMINE

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Good

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) OIL
Appeared as: ESSENTIAL OILS OF NEROLI

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) OIL
Appeared as: PLANT INFUSED OILS OF GREEN TEA

Limited
HORSETAIL (EQUISETUM ARVENSE)
Appeared as: HORSETAIL

Limited
SYMPHYTUM OFFICINALE (COMFREY) LEAF
Appeared as: COMFREY LEAF

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE)
Appeared as: LICORICE ROOT

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

Limited
QUERCUS ALBA (WHITE OAK) BARK
Appeared as: WHITE OAK BARK

Limited

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: COCOA BUTTER

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: JOJOBA OIL

None
ROSE HIPS SEED OIL
Appeared as: ROSE HIP SEED OIL

Limited
BORAGO OFFICINALIS (BORAGE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: BORAGE SEED OIL

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

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: VITAMIN E OIL

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

None

Fair
DAUCUS CAROTA (CARROT) OLEORESIN
Appeared as: CARROT OLEORESIN

Limited
BOSWELLIA CARTERI (FRANKINCENSE) OIL
Appeared as: ESSENTIAL OILS OF FRANKINCENSE

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA (MANDARIN ORANGE) OIL
Appeared as: ESSENTIAL OILS OF CLEMENTINE

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:

Plant infused oils of organic green tea; horsetail; comfrey leaf; licorice root; marshmallow root & white oak bark; beeswax; shea butter; cocoa butter; jojoba oil; rose hip seed oil; borage seed oil; virgin coconut oil; vitamin e oil; vitamin c ester; carrot oleoresin; lecithin; essential oils of frankincense; essential oils of neroli; essential oils of jasmine; essential oils of clementine.

Directions from packaging:

Use small amount. Gently pat around the eye area.

Warnings from packaging:

n/a

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