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Bronner Brothers Jamaican Black Castor Oil, Rosemary

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Bronner Brothers Jamaican Black Castor Oil, Rosemary product label collected on February 25, 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 Bronner Brothers Jamaican Black Castor Oil, Rosemary is 3.

Data last updated: February 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: TEA TREE (MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA) LEAF OIL

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

Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL
Appeared as: PEPPERMINT (MENTHA PIPERITA) OIL

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

Fair
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CASTOR (RICINUS COMMUNIS) SEED OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: [EUCALYPTUS (EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS) LEAF OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

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

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: ROSEMARY (ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS) LEAF OIL

Limited
CAMELINA SATIVA (GOLD OF PLEASURE) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CAMELINA (CAMELINA SATIVA) SEED OIL

Limited
GERANIUM MACULATUM (SPOTTED CRANESBILL) OIL
Appeared as: GERANIUM (PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS) OIL

Fair
GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) OIL
Appeared as: SOYBEAN (GLYCINE SOJA) OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALOE (ALOE BARBADENSIS) LEAF] EXTRACT

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

None
MAURITIA FLEXUOSA FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: BURITI (MAURITIA FLEXUOSA) FRUIT OIL

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

CASTOR (RICINUS COMMUNIS) SEED OIL, ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE, BB GROWTH COMPLEX: [EUCALYPTUS (EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS) LEAF OIL, COCONUT (COCOS NUCIFERA) OIL, ROSEMARY (ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS) LEAF OIL, TEA TREE (MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA) LEAF OIL, CAMELINA (CAMELINA SATIVA) SEED OIL, GERANIUM (PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS) OIL, SOYBEAN (GLYCINE SOJA) OIL, ALOE (ALOE BARBADENSIS) LEAF EXTRACT], PEPPERMINT (MENTHA PIPERITA) OIL, BURITI (MAURITIA FLEXUOSA) FRUIT OIL.

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