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Nucifera The Balm

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Nucifera The Balm product label collected on June 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 Nucifera The Balm is 2.

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Data last updated: June 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

MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
Appeared as: MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

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

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

Limited
GARCINIA INDICA SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: GARCINIA INDICA (KOKUM) BUTTER

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited
BORAGO OFFICINALIS (BORAGE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: BORGO OFFICINALIS (BORAGE) SEED OIL

Limited
MORINGA OLEIFERA
Appeared as: MORINGA OLEIFERA (MORINGA) OIL

Limited
CITRUS PARADISI (GRAPEFRUIT) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS PARADISI (GRAPEFRUIT) OIL

Limited

Limited

Limited

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
BURSERA GRAVEOLENS (PALO SANTO) OIL
Appeared as: BURSERA GRAVEOLENS OIL , (PALO SANTO)

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:

Garcinia Indica (Kokum) Butter, *Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter, *Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, *Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, *Borgo Officinalis (Borage) Seed Oil, *Moringa Oleifera (Moringa) Oil , *Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Essential Oil, *Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Essential Oil, *Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Oil, *Daucus Carota Sativa (Carrot) Seed Oil, *Pogostemon Cablin (Patchouli) Oil, *Santalum Album (Sandalwood) Oil, *Boswellia Carteri (Frankincense) Oil, *Bursera Graveolens (Palo Santo) Oil

Directions from packaging:

Moisturize Head to Toe Massage all over after bathing for maximum moisture retention. Face Wash + Makeup Remover Gently massage into face to dissolve makeup, dirt or residue. Follow with a warm washcloth to gently cleanse and moisturize face. Eye Cream Massage under eyes to reduce puffiness, dark circles and fine lines. Lip Balm Apply daily to relieve and repair damaged or dry lips. Pomade + Hair Oil Work into dry strands and tips to style, moisturize and reduce frizz. Deodorant Mix 1 tbsp with tsp of baking soda and apply under arms. Shave Oil Smooth over legs for a clean, smooth shave and deep moisturizer. Manicure + Pedicure Massage into hands, feet and cuticles to moisturize and strengthen. Body Scrub Mix equal amount with cup of coffee grounds, sea salt or coconut sugar and massage over any rough patches. Conditioning Hair Mask Apply to wet strands after shampooing and twist hair into a bun. Rinse thoroughly after five minutes. Healthy Scalp Use a small amount to massage and exfoliate scalp while bathing. Wash and dry hair normally.

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