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Conscious Skincare Neutralize Exfoliant

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Conscious Skincare Neutralize Exfoliant product label collected on October 31, 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 Conscious Skincare Neutralize Exfoliant is 2.

Data last updated: October 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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Good

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERINE

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND)
Appeared as: PRUNUS AMYGDALUS (ALMOND) SHELL POWDER

Fair

Limited
MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TI TREE) OIL

Limited
CYMBOPOGON (LEMON GRASS) OIL
Appeared as: CYMBOPOGON CITRATUS (LEMON GRASS) OIL

Limited
COPAIFERA OFFICINALIS (BALSAM COPAIBA) RESIN
Appeared as: COPAFEIRA OFFICINALIS RESIN (COPAIBA BALSAM)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
CARAPA GUAIANENSIS SEED OIL
Appeared as: CARAPA GUAIANENSIS (ANDIROBA) SEED OIL

Limited
EUTERPE OLERACEA (ACAI) OIL
Appeared as: EUTERPE OLERACA (ACAI)FRUIT OIL

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.

Leaping Bunny

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.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

organic melissa officinalis (lemon balm) floral water . organic aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) leaf juice . prunus amygdalus (almond) shell powder . xanthan gum . organic melaleuca alternifolia (ti tree) oil . organic cymbopogon citratus (lemon grass) oil . benzyl alcohol organic copafeira officinalis (copaiba balsam) resin . sodium benzoate . salicylic acid . organic carapa guaianensis (andiroba) seed oil . organic euterpe oleraca (acai)fruit oil . glycerine . citric acid. sorbic acid . potassium sorbate . naturally occurring citral . geraniol . d-limonene .

Directions from packaging:

Press disc cap to open. Pour a small amount of exfoliant onto clean fingertips. Work gently over skin in small circular movements. Wash off with warm water. Pat dry.

Warnings from packaging:

avoid getting into eyes. If product gets into eyes rinse with warm water. Keep out of reach of children. If any allergic reaction cease using product immediately

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