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Shea Moisture Lavender & Wild Orchid Calming Body Butter With Shea Butter

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Shea Moisture Lavender & Wild Orchid Calming Body Butter With Shea Butter 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 Shea Moisture Lavender & Wild Orchid Calming Body Butter With Shea Butter is 3.

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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
  • 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)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited
EMULSIFYING WAX
Appeared as: VEGETABLE EMULSIFYING WAX

Limited

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) OIL

Fair

Limited

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

Fair

Good
SILICA, AMORPHOUS
Appeared as: SILICA

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPEA (OLIVE) OIL

Limited
MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: MANGIFERA INDICA (MONGOL SEED BUTTER

None
CYBIDIUM GRANDIFLORUM (ORCHID) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CYMBIDIUM GRANDIFLORUM FLOWER EXTRACT

Fair
ALLANTOIN
Appeared as: ALLANTOIN (COMFREY ROOT) EXTRACT

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

Limited
CETYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETYL ALCOHOL (COCONUT)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Limited
LONICERA JAPONICA (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: LONICERA JAPONICA (JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

WATER (AQUA), BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)*+, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) OIL, COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL*, THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER*, VEGETABLE EMULSIFYING WAX, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) ESTERS, VEGETABLE GLYCERIN, ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND, CANELA OIL & SILICA & ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH, OLEA EUROPEA (OLIVE) OIL*, MANGIFERA INDICA (MONGOL SEED BUTTER, CYMBIDIUM GRANDIFLORUM FLOWER EXTRACT, ALLANTOIN (COMFREY ROOT EXTRACT), OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL, CETYL ALCOHOL (COCONUT), LAVENDER OIL, BENZYL ALCOHOL, LONICERA CAPRIFOLIUM (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER (AND) LONICERA JAPONICA (JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT

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