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by Humankind Deodorant, Eucalyptus

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the by Humankind Deodorant, Eucalyptus product label collected on July 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 by Humankind Deodorant, Eucalyptus is 2.

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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

None
MARANTA ARUNDINACEA (ARROWROOT)
Appeared as: ARROWROOT POWDER

Fair
SODIUM BICARBONATE
Appeared as: BAKING SODA

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited

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

Limited

Fair

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (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:

Arrowroot Powder, Baking Soda, Beeswax, Behentrimonium Methosulfate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Eucalyptus Oil, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Shea Butter, Squalene, Stearyl Alcohol, Sucrose Stearate, Tapioca Starch, Zinc Oxide.

Directions from packaging:

hold under the arm and gently apply a few, even swipes. Use in the morning before leaving the house, a workout at the gym, or any time you need to freshen up throughout the day.

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