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Babo Botanicals Sensitive Skin Hydra Therapy Lotion, Fragrance Free

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Babo Botanicals Sensitive Skin Hydra Therapy Lotion, 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 Lotion, Fragrance Free is 3.

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 MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (FROM VEGETABLES)

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: PURIFIED WATER

Fair
HYBRID SAFFLOWER OIL
Appeared as: CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED OIL

Fair

Limited

Fair
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL FLOUR
Appeared as: AVENA SATIVA KERNEL FLOUR (OAT)

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

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER) FRUIT
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
OCTANOHYDROXAMIC ACID
Appeared as: CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID (FROM COCONUT)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

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

None

None

Fair

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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PETA Cruelty-free Companies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Purified Water, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil*, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Vegetable Glycerin, Emulsifying Wax, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Flour, Calendula Of Cinalis Flower Extract*, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate (From Vegetables), Cetyl Alcohol, Caprylhydroxamic Acid (From Coconut), Glyceryl Caprylate, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract*, Nasturtium Of Cinale (Watercress) Flower/Leaf Extract*, Pueraria Lobata (Kudzu) Root Extract*, Spiraea Ulmaria (Meadowsweet) Flower Extract*, Xanthan Gum, Hippophae Rhamnoides (Sea Buckthorn) Oil.

Directions from packaging:

Apply as needed to face and body.

Warnings from packaging:

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

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