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The Spa Dr. CLEAR: Gentle Cleanser (Step 1)

EWG scientists reviewed the The Spa Dr. CLEAR: Gentle Cleanser (Step 1) product label collected on February 09, 2018 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. The Spa Dr. CLEAR: Gentle Cleanser (Step 1) is EWG VERIFIED™.

Data last updated: February 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

Limited
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (ALMOND) OIL

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE POWDER
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE) LEAF JUICE POWDER

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Fair

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL

Good

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

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:

Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil*, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Almond) Oil, Arnica Montana (Arnica) Flower Extract*, Aqua (Water), Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe) Leaf Juice Powder*, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil*, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Glycerin, Sucrose Laurate, Glyceryl Behenate.

Directions from packaging:

For best results use morning and evening. Apply pea size amount to damp skin and gently massage with fingertips over face, neck and eye area. Use more if removing make up. Rinse and remove cleanser with a warm damp face cloth. (Tip: You can make the cleanser thinner by mixing a small amount of water with the cleanser in the palm of your hand or thicker by applying the cleanser without water.)

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