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Upcircle Soap Bar for Face and Body, Fennel + Cardamom Chai

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Upcircle Soap Bar for Face and Body, Fennel + Cardamom Chai product label collected on November 09, 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 Upcircle Soap Bar for Face and Body, Fennel + Cardamom Chai is 2.

Data last updated: November 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)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) FLOWER OIL
Appeared as: EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) FLOWER

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good
CITRIC ACID
Appeared as: CITRIC ACID. *ORGANICALLY PRODUCED INGREDIENT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

Limited
COCONUT FATTY ACID
Appeared as: COCONUT ACID**

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited
FOENICULUM VULGARE (FENNEL) OIL
Appeared as: FOENICULUM VULGARE OIL* (FENNEL)

Fair

Robust

Limited
ELETTARIA CARDAMOMUM (CARDAMOM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: ELETTARIA CARDAMOMUM SEED OIL* (CARDAMOM)

Limited
ILLICIUM VERUM (ANISE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ILLICIUM VERUM FRUIT (STAR ANISE)

None

Limited
FOENICULUM VULGARE (FENNEL)
Appeared as: FOENICULUM VULGARE LEAF

None
PIMENTA OFFICINALIS (PIMENTO)
Appeared as: PIMENTA OFFICINALIS FRUIT (ALL SPICE)

None

Limited
ELETTARIA CARDAMOMUM (CARDAMOM) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: ELETTARIA CARDAMOMUM SEED (GREEN CARDAMOM)

Limited
MYRISTICA FRAGRANS (NUTMEG) SEED HULL
Appeared as: MYRISTICA FRAGRANS SEED (NUTMEG)

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) FRUIT
Appeared as: VANILLA PLANIFOLIA FRUIT (VANILLA)

• 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:

100% NATURAL INGREDIENTS: Sodium Cocoate**, Aqua, Glycerin**, Coconut Acid**, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Sodium Citrate, Foeniculum Vulgare (Fennel) Oil*, Montmorillonite, Sodium Chloride, Elettaria Cardamomum (Cardamom) Seed Oil*, Illicium Verum (Star Anise) Fruit, Cinnamomum Verum (Cinnamon) Bark, Limonene^, Foeniculum Vulgare Leaf, Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Flower, Pimenta Officinalis (All Spice) Fruit, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root, Elettaria Cardamomum (Green Cardamom) Seed, Myristica Fragrans (Nutmeg) Seed, Vanilla Planifolia (Vanilla) Fruit, Citric Acid. *Organically produced ingredient; **From organic origin; ^Natural constituent of essential oils listed.

Directions from packaging:

Apply with water to create a creamy lather. Suitable for face and body. For best results, follow use with UpCircle Organic Face Serum.

Warnings from packaging:

Precautions: Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs rinse immediately with clean water. If irritation occurs, discontinue use. Do not eat.

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