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Tropic Fruit Peel

EWG scientists reviewed the Tropic Fruit Peel product label collected on July 30, 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. Tropic Fruit Peel is EWG VERIFIED™.

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 LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS FRUIT EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) WATER
Appeared as: COCOS NUCIFERA WATER

Fair

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

Fair

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

None

Limited

None

Limited
MANGIFERA INDICA (MANGO) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: MANGIFERA INDICA FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
PYRUS COMMUNIS (PEAR) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PYRUS COMMUNIS FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
ANANAS SATIVUS (PINEAPPLE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ANANAS SATIVUS FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
CARICA PAPAYA (PAPAYA) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CARICA PAPAYA FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
ACER SACCHARUM (SUGAR MAPLE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ACER SACCHARUM EXTRACT

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited
VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS (BILBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: VACCINIUM MYRTILLUS FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
FRAGARIA VESCA (STRAWBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: FRAGARIA VESCA FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
SALIX ALBA (WHITE WILLOW) BARK EXTRACT
Appeared as: SALIX ALBA BARK EXTRACT

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS LIMON FRUIT EXTRACT

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

None

Limited
SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM (SUGAR CANE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM EXTRACT

Fair

Fair

Fair

Good

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair

Good

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)

Fair

Fair

Use restrictions (meets restrictions and warnings based on EWG review of company data)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Cocos Nucifera Water, Propanediol, Glycolic Acid, Aqua, Lactobacillus Ferment, Gluconolactone, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Mangifera Indica Fruit Extract, Pyrus Communis Fruit Extract, Ananas Sativus Fruit Extract, Carica Papaya Fruit Extract, Acer Saccharum Extract, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Vaccinium Myrtillus Fruit Extract, Fragaria Vesca Fruit Extract, Salix Alba Bark Extract, Citrus Limon Fruit Extract, Microcitrus Australasica Fruit Extract, Saccharum Officinarum Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis Fruit Extract, Allantoin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Arginine, Lactic Acid, Phytic Acid, Glycerin, Xanthan Gum, Sodium Hydroxide, Benzyl Alcohol, Limonene

Directions from packaging:

On freshly cleansed skin, apply generously to your face, neck and decolletage every other evening, avoiding the eye area. Allow to absorb

Warnings from packaging:

avoid getting into the eyes. If product gets into the eyes wash out thoroughly with water. Don t use on sore or irritated skin This product contains alpha hydroxy acids (AHA) that may increase your skin s sensitivity to the sun and sunburn. Use sunscreen and limit sun exposure while using this product.

ABOUT THE SKIN DEEP® RATINGS

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