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The Seaweed Bath Co. Exfoliating Detox Scrub, Orange, Eucalyptus & Cedar

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the The Seaweed Bath Co. Exfoliating Detox Scrub, Orange, Eucalyptus & Cedar product label collected on January 14, 2020 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 The Seaweed Bath Co. Exfoliating Detox Scrub, Orange, Eucalyptus & Cedar is 2.

Data last updated: January 2020

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
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (SWEET ORANGE) 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)

Good

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, and NITROSAMINES)

Fair

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (GAMMA SULTONE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

None
FUCUS VESICULOSIS (BLADDERWRACK) EXTRACT
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER) WITH FUCUS VESICULOSUS (BLADDERWRACK SEAWEED) EXTRACT

Limited
JUGLANS REGIA (PERSIAN WALNUT) SHELL POWDER
Appeared as: JUGLANS REGIA (WALNUT) SHELL POWDER

Fair
MONTMORILLONITE
Appeared as: MONTMORILLONITE (FRENCH GREEN CLAY)

Limited
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: COFFEE EXTRACT

Limited
COFFEA ARABICA (ARABIAN COFFEE) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: COFFEE ARABICA (GREEN COFFEE BEAN) EXTRACT

Limited

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

None

Limited
JUNIPERUS VIRGINIANA (VIRGINIA RED CEDAR) OIL
Appeared as: JUNIPERUS VIRGINIANA (CEDARWOOD) OIL

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

AQUA (WATER) WITH FUCUS VESICULOSUS (BLADDERWRACK SEAWEED) EXTRACT, SODIUM C14-16 OLEFIN SULFONATE, COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE, JUGLANS REGIA (WALNUT) SHELL POWDER, MONTMORILLONITE (FRENCH GREEN CLAY), COFFEE EXTRACT, CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT, COFFEE ARABICA (GREEN COFFEE BEAN) EXTRACT, EPILOBIUM ANGUSTIFOLIUM (WILLOW HERB) EXTRACT, CARBOMER, VEGETABLE GLYCERIN, DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (SWEET ORANGE) OIL, PHENETHYL ALCOHOL, EUCALYPTUS GLOBULOUS (EUCALYPTUS) ESSENTIAL OIL, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, SPIRAEA ULMARIA (MEADOWSWEET) EXTRACT, JUNIPERUS VIRGINIANA (CEDARWOOD) OIL, EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) OIL.

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