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Oyin Handmade Whipped Pudding Rich Shea & Aloe Cream

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Oyin Handmade Whipped Pudding Rich Shea & Aloe Cream product label collected on September 29, 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 Oyin Handmade Whipped Pudding Rich Shea & Aloe Cream is 4.

Data last updated: September 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • 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

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

Limited

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

Fair
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Appeared as: CASTOR OIL

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERINE

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE
Appeared as: ALOE VERA GEL

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

Limited
THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER
Appeared as: COCOA BUTTER

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCONUT OIL

Limited
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND)
Appeared as: SWEET ALMOND

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: & OLIVE OILS

Limited

None

Robust

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, Shea Butter, Organic Aloe Vera Gel, Cocoa Butter, Castor Oil, Coconut Oil, Sweet Almond, & Olive Oils, Vegetable Emulsifier, Beeswax, Palm Stearic Acid, Vegetable Glycerine, Honey, Optiphen (Preservative), Fragrance

Directions from packaging:

Usage: Apply this rich shea and aloe creme after bathing, or use on dry elbows, knees, and heels for soft, supple skin. For hair, retain moisture by applying Whipped Pudding after a water-based hydrator like Juices & berries. Makes a great sealing cream! Updated Usage: Apply to damp hair while twisting or braiding to seal in moisture and ensure hair remains pliant. This dense cream is also decadent and works well as a body butter after bathing, making dry elbows, knees, and heels supple and soft.

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