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KPS Essentials Super-food Elixir

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the KPS Essentials Super-food Elixir product label collected on January 03, 2019 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 KPS Essentials Super-food Elixir is 1.

Data last updated: January 2019

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 LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Miscellaneous
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

Limited

Limited

Fair

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

None
THEOBROMA CACAO FRUIT POWDER
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) POWDER

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited
ROSEHIP POWDER
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA (ROSEHIP) FRUIT POWDER

Limited
NUTMEG POWDER
Appeared as: MYRISTICA FRAGRANS (NUTMEG) POWDER

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:

*Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond Oil), *Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil, *Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, *Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, *Theobroma Cacao (Cacao) Powder, *Curcuma Longa (Turmeric) Root Powder, *Rosa Canina (Rosehip) Fruit Powder, *Myristica Fragrans (Nutmeg) Powder, *Proprietary Blend of Essential Oils.

Directions from packaging:

Add 3 to 4 drops to a dime-size amount to any KPS cream prior to applying.

Warnings from packaging:

This product may stain light colored fabrics.

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