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Ole Henriksen Stay Balanced Oil Control Cleansing Cloths

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Ole Henriksen Stay Balanced Oil Control Cleansing Cloths product label collected on July 10, 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. EWG's rating for Ole Henriksen Stay Balanced Oil Control Cleansing Cloths is 6.

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Data last updated: July 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: PARFUM/FRAGRANCE

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

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

• Cancer (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (high)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER/AQUA/EAU

Limited
HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL) WATER
Appeared as: HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA WATER (WITCH HAZEL)

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

Limited

Limited
VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS (BILBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CACCINIUM MYRTILLUS (BILBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SACCARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT

None

Limited

None

Limited

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

Fair

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
ACER SACCHARUM (SUGAR MAPLE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ACER SACCARUM (SUGAR MAPLE) EXTRACT

None

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

Fair

Fair
PANAX GINSENG (GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PANAX GINSENG ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (TASMANIAN BLUE GUM) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: EUCALYPTUS GLOBULULS LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

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

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

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.

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:

Water/Aqua/Eau, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water, Alcohol, Polysorbate 20, Phenoxyethanol, Lactobacillus/Arundinaria Gigantea Ferment Filtrate, Potassium Sorbate, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Oil, Parfum/Fragrance, Caccinium Myrtillus (Bilberry) Fruit Extract, Glycerin, Menthol, Lactic Acid, Glycolic Acid, Saccarum Officinarum (Sugar Cane) Extract, Biosaccharide Gum-1, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Fruit Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Fruit Extract, Sodium Levulinate, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Allantoin, Glyceryl Caprylate, Acer Saccarum (Sugar Maple) Extract, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Fruit Extract, Sodium Anisate, Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein, Sodium Hyaluronate, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Serenoa Serrulata Fruit Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Fruit Extract, Syphytum Officinale (Comfrey) Leaf Extract, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Extract, Eucalyptus Globululs Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Sodium Benzoate, Citric Acid, Limonene.

Directions from packaging:

Gently massage a single cloth over face in a circular motion, taking care around the eyes. No need to rinse. Follow with OLEHENRIKSEN Counter Balance Oil Control Hydrator. For external use only. Use as directed.

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