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Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus Radiance Facial Wash & Scrub, Dull Skin

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus Radiance Facial Wash & Scrub, Dull Skin product label collected on July 02, 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 Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus Radiance Facial Wash & Scrub, Dull Skin is 3.

Data last updated: July 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) PEEL EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
EMULSIFYING WAX
Appeared as: VEGETABLE EMULSIFYING WAX

Limited

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good

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

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
DECYL GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: DECYL GLUCOSIDE (SUGAR BEETS)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
BISABOLOL
Appeared as: BISABOLOL (CHAMOMILE)

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: DEIONIZED WATER

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

None

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: RAW BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA)*? BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
PANTHENOL
Appeared as: PANTHENOL (PRO-VITAMIN B-5)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
PAPAIN
Appeared as: PAPAIN (PAPAYA) EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) BEADS
Appeared as: JOJOBA BEADS

Limited
NIGELLA SATIVA (BLACK CUMIN) SEED OIL
Appeared as: NIGELLA SATIVA (BLACK) SEED OIL

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE*

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

Limited
TAMARINDUS INDICA EXTRACT
Appeared as: TAMARINDUS INDICA (TAMARIND) EXTRACT

None
TANACETUM ANNUUM (BLUE TANSY) OIL
Appeared as: MOROCCAN CHAMOMILE SAUVAGE OIL

Limited

Limited

Limited
ACER SACCHARUM (SUGAR MAPLE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SUGAR MAPLE EXTRACT

None

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

DEIONIZED WATER, SHEA BUTTERAMIDOPROPYL BETAIN (SHEA BUTTER), SODIUM LAUROYL LACTYLATE, VEGETABLE GLYCERIN, MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) SEED OIL, VEGETABLE EMULSIFYING WAX, STEARIC ACID, MYRISTIC ACID, COCONUT FATTY ACID, DECYL GLUCOSIDE (SUGAR BEETS), SALICYLIC ACID, RAW BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)*?, PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) SEED OIL, PANTHENOL (PRO-VITAMIN B-5), PAPAIN (PAPAYA) EXTRACT, JOJOBA BEADS, BISABOLOL (CHAMOMILE), NIGELLA SATIVA (BLACK) SEED OIL, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE*, ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND (PROPRIETARY), TAMARINDUS INDICA (TAMARIND) EXTRACT, MOROCCAN CHAMOMILE SAUVAGE OIL, VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS (BILBERRY) EXTRACT, SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT, SUGAR MAPLE EXTRACT, CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) EXTRACT, CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) EXTRACT, SONGYI MUSHROOM EXTRACT.

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