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Derma E Essentials Universal Cleansing Balm, Rosehip & Camellia Oils Cocoa & Shea Butters

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Derma E Essentials Universal Cleansing Balm, Rosehip & Camellia Oils Cocoa & Shea Butters product label collected on September 03, 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 Derma E Essentials Universal Cleansing Balm, Rosehip & Camellia Oils Cocoa & Shea Butters is 5.

Data last updated: September 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: NATURAL FRAGRANCE OILS

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

Limited
ROSA CANINA (DOG ROSE) FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: ROSA CANINA FRUIT OIL

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

Fair
TOCOPHERYL ACETATE
Appeared as: TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E)

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

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

Limited

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

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: HELLANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED WAX
Appeared as: HELLANTHUS ANNUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED WAX

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE (VEGETABLE DERIVED)

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
CETYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETYL ALCOHOL (VEGETABLE DERIVED)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

Limited
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA (TEA-OIL CAMELLIA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CAMELLIA OLEFERA SEED OIL

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) OIL
Appeared as: ORANGE SWEET OLL

• 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)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE (VEGETABLE DERIVED), ETHYLHEXYL PALMITATE, LAURYL LAURATE, CARTHAMUS TINCTORIUS (SAFFLOWER) SEED OIL, HELLANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL, POLYGLYCERYL-3 LAURATE, POLYHYDROXYSTEARIC ACID, HELLANTHUS ANNUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED WAX, THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER), GLYCERYL STEARATE CITRATE (VEGETABLE DERIVED), CETYL ALCOHOL (VEGETABLE DERIVED), ROSA CANINA FRUIT OIL, TETRAHEXYLDECYL ASCORBATE, CAMELLIA OLEFERA SEED OIL, RETINOL (VITAMIN A), TOCOPHERYL ACETATE (VITAMIN E), POLYSORBATE 20, CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT FRUIT OIL, ORANGE SWEET OLL, NATURAL FRAGRANCE OILS.

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