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Healing-Scents Purified Palms, Ginger-Orange

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Healing-Scents Purified Palms, Ginger-Orange product label collected on August 09, 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 Purified Palms, Ginger-Orange is 2.

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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) OIL
Appeared as: ORANGE ESSENTIAL OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) BUD OIL
Appeared as: CLOVEBUD ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CINNAMOMUM CASSIA (CINNAMON) OIL
Appeared as: CINNAMON ESSENTIAL OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited

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

Limited
VINEGAR
Appeared as: WHITE VINEGAR

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Robust

Fair
AZADIRACHTA INDICA (NEEM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: NEEM SEED OIL

Robust
SODIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: SALT

Fair

Fair
AVENA SATIVA (OAT)
Appeared as: OATS

Limited
MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: TEA TREE ESSENTIAL OIL

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

None

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: ROSEMARY ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) OIL
Appeared as: GINGER ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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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.

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

white vinegar, water, neem seed oil, salt, xanthan gum, oats, potassium sorbate, tea tree essential oil, lavender essential oil, rosemary essential oil, orange essential oil, clovebud essential oil, cinnamon essential oil, ginger essential oil, lemon essential oil, lemongrass essential oil.

Directions from packaging:

Use a drop on your hands when you can't wash. Rub lightly. Wave hands.

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