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Nubian Heritage African Black Soap Bath Bombs, Aloe Vera, Oats & Vitamin E

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Nubian Heritage African Black Soap Bath Bombs, Aloe Vera, Oats & Vitamin E product label collected on May 29, 2018 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 Nubian Heritage African Black Soap Bath Bombs, Aloe Vera, Oats & Vitamin E is 3.

Data last updated: May 2018

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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: FRAGRANCE (ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND)

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

Fair
ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH
Appeared as: ZEA MAYS STARCH (CORN)

Limited
PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) OIL
Appeared as: PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL

Robust

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII BUTTER~ (SHEA)

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Robust
AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL MEAL
Appeared as: AVENA SATIVA KERNEL MEAL (OAT)

None

None
SODIUM SHEABUTTERAMPHOACETATE
Appeared as: SODIUM SHEA BUTTERATE

Fair

Limited

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

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

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

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) EXTRACT
Appeared as: THEOBROMA CACAO POD ASH (COCOA)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

SODIUM BICARBONATE, CITRIC ACID, ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH, PRUNUS ARMENIACA (APRICOT) KERNEL OIL, WATER, FRAGRANCE (ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND), BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER*~, BETA GLUCAN, AVENA SATIVA (OAT) KERNEL MEAL, SODIUM PALM KERNELATE, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, SODIUM SHEA BUTTERATE, AVENA SATIVA (OAT) BRAN EXTRACT, SODIUM COCOATE, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE, THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) POD ASH.

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