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Healing-Scents Whipped Body Butter, Unscented

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Healing-Scents Whipped Body Butter, Unscented product label collected on August 08, 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 Healing-Scents Whipped Body Butter, Unscented is 1.

Data last updated: August 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Use restrictions
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (CACAO) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: COCOA BUTTER

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

None
ILLIPE BUTTER (SHOREA STENOPTERA)
Appeared as: ILLIPE BUTTER

Limited
SHOREA ROBUSTA (SALTREE) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: SAL BUTTER

Limited
GARCINIA INDICA SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: KOKUM BUTTER

Limited

Limited
PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL
Appeared as: AVOCADO OIL

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: SUNFLOWER OIL

Robust

Limited
MELIA AZADIRACHTA (NEEM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: NEEM SEED OIL

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: NATURAL VITAMIN E OIL

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

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

None
MARANTA ARUNDINACEA (ARROWROOT)
Appeared as: ARROWROOT

None
LAVANDULA OFFICINALIS (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVENDER ESSENTIAL OIL

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:

shea butter, cocoa butter, mango butter, illipe butter, sal butter, kokum butter, beeswax, avocado oil, sunflower oil, water, neem seed oil, natural vitamin e oil, rosemary oil extract, potassium sorbate, arrowroot, lavender essential oil.

Directions from packaging:

Smooth small amount on skin or hair. Great for cracked skin, heels and cuticles.

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