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Andalou Naturals Botanical Deodorant, Lavender Thyme

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Andalou Naturals Botanical Deodorant, Lavender Thyme product label collected on September 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 Andalou Naturals Botanical Deodorant, Lavender Thyme is 1.

Data last updated: September 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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT (WHITE TEA)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

None
MARANTA ARUNDINACEA (ARROWROOT)
Appeared as: MARANTA ARUNDINACEA (ARROWROOT) ROOT POWDER

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Fair

Fair

None
MALUS DOMESTICA FRUIT CELL CULTURE
Appeared as: MALUS DOMESTICA (APPLE) FRUIT CELL CULTURE EXTRACT

Fair
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) FRUIT CELL EXTRACT

Limited

Limited
ARONIA MELANOCARPA (BLACK CHOKEBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ARONIA MELANOCARPA FRUIT EXTRACT

None
LYCIUM CHINENSE FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LYCIUM BARBARUM (GOJI) FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

None
BACILLUS FERMENT
Appeared as: BACILLUS COAGULANS

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

Limited
THYMUS VULGARIS (COMMON THYME) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: THYMUS VULGARIS (THYME) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

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

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

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

Fair

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Maranta Arundinacea (Arrowroot) Root Powder, Cetyl Alcohol, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter*†, Polyglyceryl-3 Polyricinoleate, Sodium Bicarbonate, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil*, Fruit Stem Cells [Malus Domestica (Apple) Fruit Cell Culture Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Fruit Cell Extract] and BioActive Berry Complex [Euterpe Oleracea (Acai) Fruit Extract*, Aronia Melanocarpa Fruit Extract*, Lycium Barbarum (Goji) Fruit Extract*], Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Glyceryl Stearate, Bacillus Coagulans, Tocopherol, Glyceryl Caprylate, Glyceryl Undecylenate, Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Leaf Extract*, Bisabolol, Camellia Sinensis (White Tea) Leaf Extract*†, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Oil, Lavandula Officinalis (Lavender) Flower Oil*, Citral**, Limonene**, Geraniol**, Linalool** *Certified Organic Ingredients **Component of Essential Oil †Fair Trade Ingredients

Directions from packaging:

Apply to clean skin. Discontinue use if irritation occurs.

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