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Nature's Gate Body Butter With Coconut Oil Shea Butter Mint Scented

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Nature's Gate Body Butter With Coconut Oil Shea Butter Mint Scented product label collected on October 29, 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 Nature's Gate Body Butter With Coconut Oil Shea Butter Mint Scented is 5.

Data last updated: October 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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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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

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Fair

Fair

Limited

Fair
ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) BUTTER

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None
GARDENIA TAHITENSIS FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: GARDENIA TAITENSIS FLOWER EXTRACT

Fair

Limited
CORIANDER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CORIANDRUM SATIVUM (CORIANDER) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

None
BRASSICA OLERACEA ACEPHALA (KALE)
Appeared as: BRASSICA OLERACEA ACEPHALA (KALE) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

Fair

Fair

Limited
OCTANOHYDROXAMIC ACID
Appeared as: CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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:

WATER, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL, STEARIC ACID, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (PALM) BUTTER, DIMETHICONE, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL, COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL, THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF EXTRACT, MELISSA OFFICINALIS (BALM MINT) EXTRACT, GARDENIA TAITENSIS FLOWER EXTRACT, CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) FRUIT EXTRACT, CORIANDRUM SATIVUM (CORIANDER) LEAF EXTRACT, CARUM PETROSELINUM (PARSLEY) EXTRACT, BRASSICA OLERACEA ACEPHALA (KALE) LEAF EXTRACT, OCIMUM SANCTUM LEAF EXTRACT, GLYCERIN, HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSE, CETEARETH-20, PHENOXYETHANOL, CARBOMER, CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID, ALCOHOL, SODIUM HYDROXIDE, FRAGRANCE*.

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