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Babo Botanicals Sensitive Skin Hydra Therapy Wash, Fragrance Free

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Babo Botanicals Sensitive Skin Hydra Therapy Wash, Fragrance Free product label collected on September 28, 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 Babo Botanicals Sensitive Skin Hydra Therapy Wash, Fragrance Free is 1.

Data last updated: September 2018

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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited
SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATE
Appeared as: SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATE (FROM COCONUT) OIL

None
SODIUM LAURYL GLYCOL CARBOXYLATE
Appeared as: SODIUM LAURYL GLUCOSE CARBOXYLATE (SUGAR BASED)

Limited
LAURYL GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: LAURYL GLUCOSIDE (FROM SUGAR & COCONUT)

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Robust

Limited
COCO-GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: COCO GLUCOSIDE (FROM SUGAR & COCONUT)

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair
GLYCERYL OLEATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL OLEATE (FROM SUGAR & COCONUT)

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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

Limited

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

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

None

None
SPIRAEA ULMARIA (MEADOWSWEET) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: SPIRAEA ULMARIS (MEADOWSWEET) FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Sodium Cocoamphoacetate (From Coconut Oil), Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate (Sugar Based), Lauryl Glucoside (From Sugar & Coconut), Sodium Chloride, Coco Glucoside (From Sugar & Coconut), Glyceryl Oleate (From Sugar & Coconut) , Hydrolyzed Oat Protein, Calendula of Cinalis Flower Extract*, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract*, Nasturtium Officinale (Watercress) Flower/ Leaf Extract*, Pueraria Lobata (Kudzu) Root Extract*, Spiraea Ulmaris (Meadowsweet) Flower Extract*, Citric Acid, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Vegetable Glycerin, Sodium Gluconate, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter.

Directions from packaging:

Squeeze small amount onto washcloth, pouf, or hand and work into a rich lather. Apply to body and rinse well. For external use only. Discontinue use if irritation or redness occurs. Keep out of reach of children.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Discontinue use if irritation or redness occurs. Keep out of reach of children.

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