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Kora Organics Calming Lavender Mist

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Kora Organics Calming Lavender Mist product label collected on November 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 Kora Organics Calming Lavender Mist is 6.

Data last updated: November 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is HIGH

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Robust
SILICA, CRYSTALLINE (QUARTZ)
Appeared as: QUARTZ

• Cancer (high)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Good

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA OIL* (LAVENDER)

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-10 MYRISTATE
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERIN-10-MYRISTATE

• Use restrictions (low)

None
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) PEEL WATER
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA PEEL WATER* (BERGAMOT)

None

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited
MALPIGHIA GLABRA (WEST INDIAN CHERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: MALPIGHIA GLABRA (ACEROLA) FRUIT EXTRACT

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

Limited

None

Fair

Robust

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL*

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice*, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Water*, Glycerin*, Sodium PCA, Aqua (Water), Polyglycerin-10-Myristate, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Peel Water*, Morinda Citrifolia Fruit Extract*, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil*, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Extract, Glyceryl Caprylate, Malpighia glabra (Acerola) Fruit Extract, Citrus Tangerina (Tangerine) Peel Extract, Tocopherol, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Sodium Levulinate, Sodium Anisate, Maltodextrin, Sea Salt, Lactic Acid, Quartz, Alcohol*, 1-Octen-3-yl acetate**.

Directions from packaging:

Spritz mist directly onto face after cleansing to tone before moisturizing, or throughout the day to maintain skin freshness.

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