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Babo Botanicals Sensitive Baby All Natural Healing Ointment (2017 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Babo Botanicals Sensitive Baby All Natural Healing Ointment (2017 formulation) product label collected on May 19, 2017 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 Babo Botanicals Sensitive Baby All Natural Healing Ointment (2017 formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: May 2017

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 LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Robust
COLLOIDAL OATMEAL
Appeared as: COLLOIDAL OATMEAL (SKIN PROTECTANT)

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

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

Limited

Fair

Limited

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

Limited
NASTURTIUM OFFICINALE (WATERCRESS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: NASTURTIUM OFFICINALE (WATERCRESS) FLOWER/LEAF EXTRACT

Fair

None

Limited

Limited

None

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredients: Colloidal Oatmeal 1% (Skin protectant), Inactive Ingredients: BEESWAX*, BISABOLOL*, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)*, CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT*, CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT*, EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS LEAF OIL*, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL*, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL*, MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL*, MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL*, NASTURTIUM OFFICINALE (WATERCRESS) FLOWER/LEAF EXTRACT*, OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL*, PUERARIA LOBATA (KUDZU) ROOT EXTRACT*, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT*, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL*, SPIRAEA ULMARIA (MEADOWSWEET) FLOWER EXTRACT*, THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER*.

Directions from packaging:

Apply as needed. Children under 2 years: ask a doctor.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. When using this product • Do not get into eyes Stop use and ask a doctor if • Conditions worsens • symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days. - In case of accidental ingestion, contact a physician or a Poison Control Center immediately.

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