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Kreyol Essence 100% Haitian Black Castor Oil, Lavender Hibiscus

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Kreyol Essence 100% Haitian Black Castor Oil, Lavender Hibiscus product label collected on October 16, 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 Kreyol Essence 100% Haitian Black Castor Oil, Lavender Hibiscus is 1.

Data last updated: October 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Appeared as: PURE RICINUS COMMUNIS (HAITIAN CASTOR SEED) OIL

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

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

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

Limited
HIBISCUS SABDARIFFA (ROSELLE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: HIBISCUS FLOWER EXTRACT CERTIFIED INGREDIENT ,

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

: 100% Pure Ricinus Communis (Haitian Castor Seed) Oil, Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender Essential Oil)*, Hibiscus Flower Extract *Certified Organic Ingredient

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