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Pacific Shaving Co. After Shave Balm and Daily Face Lotion

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Pacific Shaving Co. After Shave Balm and Daily Face Lotion product label collected on July 10, 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 Pacific Shaving Co. After Shave Balm and Daily Face Lotion is 1.

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_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (PLANT DERIVED)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE (SUGAR/CORN DERIVED)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE (PLANT DERIVED)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE (PLANT DERIVED)

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETEARYL ALCOHOL (PLANT DERIVED)

Good

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNAL (ORGANIC ARGAN) OIL

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (ORGANIC JOJOBA) SEED OIL

Limited

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

None
CRAMBE ABYSSINICA SEED OIL
Appeared as: CRAMBE ABYSSINICA (ABYSSINIAN) SEED OIL

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA OLEIFERA LEAF (GREEN TEA) EXTRACT

Limited
COCO-CAPRYLATE/ CAPRATE
Appeared as: COCO-CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE (COCONUT DERIVED)

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

Fair
XANTHAN GUM
Appeared as: XANTHAN GUM (NATURAL)

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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:

WATER (AQUA), CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE (PLANT DERIVED), GLYCERYL STEARATE (PLANT DERIVED), CETEARYL ALCOHOL (PLANT DERIVED), GLYCERIN (PLANT DERIVED), CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE (SUGAR/CORN DERIVED), CAFFEINE, ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNAL (ORGANIC ARGAN) OIL, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (ORGANIC JOJOBA) SEED OIL, MENTHA VIRIDIS (SPEARMINT) LEAF OIL, OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL, CRAMBE ABYSSINICA (ABYSSINIAN) SEED OIL, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER), PERSEA GRATISSIMA (AVOCADO) OIL, CAMELLIA OLEIFERA LEAF (GREEN TEA) EXTRACT, COCO-CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE (COCONUT DERIVED), XANTHAN GUM (NATURAL THICKENER), MENTHOL, PHENOXYETHANOL, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN.

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