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Lush Body Butter, King Of Skin

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lush Body Butter, King Of Skin product label collected on January 31, 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 Lush Body Butter, King Of Skin is 3.

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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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Limited
ROSA DAMASCENA (ROSE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: ROSE ABSOLUTE (ROSA DAMASCENA)

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

Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA OIL
Appeared as: TANGERINE OIL (CITRUS RETICULATA)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVENDER OIL (LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: FAIR TRADE COCOA BUTTER (THEOBROMA CACAO)

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
MUSA SAPIENTUM (PLANTAIN) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: FRESH BANANAS (MUSA PARADISIACA)

Fair
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) MILK
Appeared as: OAT MILK (AVENA SATIVA)

Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO)
Appeared as: FRESH AVOCADO (PERSEA GRATISSIMA)

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: EXTRA VIRGIN COCONUT OIL (COCOS NUCIFERA)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: COLD PRESSED JOJOBA OIL (SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS)

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

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
SANTALUM ALBUM (SANDALWOOD) OIL
Appeared as: SANDALWOOD OIL (SANTALUM AUSTRO-CALEDONICUM VIEILL)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
BOSWELLIA CARTERI (FRANKINCENSE) RESIN
Appeared as: FRANKINCENSE RESINOID (BOSWELLIA CARTERII)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Fair Trade Organic Cocoa Butter (Theobroma Cacao), Shea Butter (Butyrospermum Parkii), Fresh Organic Bananas (Musa paradisiaca), Oat Milk (Avena Sativa), Fresh Organic Avocado (Persea gratissima), Extra Virgin Coconut Oil (Cocos Nucifera), Fragrance, Cold Pressed Organic Jojoba Oil (Simmondsia Chinensis), Almond Oil (Prunus Dulcis), Tangerine Oil (Citrus Reticulata), Lavender Oil (Lavandula Angustifolia), Sandalwood Oil (Santalum Austro-Caledonicum Vieill), Rose Absolute (Rosa Damascena), Frankincense Resinoid (Boswellia carterii), Limonene, Linalool, Benzyl Alcohol

Directions from packaging:

Rub onto wet skin, massage in the rich butters, then rinse and pat dry.

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