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Pholk Daily Detox Face Wash

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Pholk Daily Detox Face Wash product label collected on September 30, 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 Pholk Daily Detox Face Wash is 1.

Data last updated: September 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: vegetable glycerin

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
PINUS PALUSTRIS (LONGLEAF PINE) OIL
Appeared as: pine oil

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: natural rosemary extract

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Fair
CANNABIS SATIVA (HEMP) SEED OIL
Appeared as: hempseed oil

• Use restrictions (moderate)

None
SAPONIFIED COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: saponified coconut

Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE)
Appeared as: olive

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: jojoba oils

Fair
CYAMOPSIS TETRAGONOLOBA (GUAR) GUM
Appeared as: guar gum

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA)
Appeared as: aloe vera

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

Limited
BOSWELLIA SACRA (FRANKINCENSE)
Appeared as: frankincense

Limited
SANTALUM ALBUM (SANDALWOOD)
Appeared as: sandalwood

Limited
CYMBOPOGON MARTINI OIL
Appeared as: palmarosa essential oils

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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:

saponified organic coconut, olive, and jojoba oils, vegetable glycerin, guar gum, pine oil, organic aloe vera, natural rosemary extract, hempseed oil, frankincense, sandalwood, palmarosa essential oils

Directions from packaging:

Massage onto damp skin. Rinse with warm water.

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