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LEMYKA Healing Lotion

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the LEMYKA Healing Lotion product label collected on May 20, 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 LEMYKA Healing Lotion is 1.

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Data last updated: May 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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: PLANT-BASED NATURAL GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited

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

Limited

Fair

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) OIL
Appeared as: HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES OIL (SEA-BUCKTHORN) OIL

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: D-ALPHA TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
PANTHENOL
Appeared as: PANTHENOL (PRO-VITAMIN B5)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
NIACINAMIDE
Appeared as: NIACINAMIDE (VITAMIN B3)

Limited
ALGAE EXTRACT
Appeared as: LAMINARIA (ALGAE) EXTRACT

Fair

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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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:

Aqua (Water), Aloe barbadensis leaf juice, Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) seed oil, Cocos nucifera (Coconut) oil, Hippophae rhamnoides oil (Sea-Buckthorn oil), Plant-based natural glycerin, D-alpha Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Cetearyl olivate, Sorbitan olivate, Cetyl alcohol, Panthenol (Pro-vitamin B5), Niacinamide (Vitamin B3), Laminaria (Algae) extract, Chamomilla recutita (Matricaria) flower extract, Sodium hyaluronate, Phenethyl alcohol, Caprylyl glycol.

Directions from packaging:

Test sample for allergies. Apply small amount to the affected area 2 to 3 times daily or as needed.

Warnings from packaging:

External use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If irritation occurs, discontinue use and consult your physician.

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