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Mario Badescu Deodorant

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Mario Badescu Deodorant product label collected on April 08, 2021 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 Mario Badescu Deodorant is 4.

Data last updated: April 2021

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
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: PARFUM

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

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (high)

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

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

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CAPRYLIC/ CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
Appeared as: APRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE

None
MANIHOT ESCULENTA CRANTZ (TAPIOCA) FLOUR
Appeared as: MANIHOT ESCULENTA (ARROWROOT) POWDER

Fair

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

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

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Fair
CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) OIL
Appeared as: CUCUMIS SATIVUS (CUCUMBER) SEED OIL

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF EXTRACT

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

Fair

Fair

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

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:

Aprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Manihot Esculenta (Arrowroot) Powder, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Magnesium Hydroxide, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Wax, Behenyl Alcohol, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Polyglyceryl-3 Stearate, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Wax, Parfum (Fragrance), Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Seed Oil, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Oil, Rosa Canina Fruit Oil, Tocopherol, Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Bisabolol, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Linalool, Benzyl Benzoate, Benzyl Salicylate, Hexyl Cinnamal, Alpha Isomethyl-Ionone, Citronellol, Limonene

Directions from packaging:

Apply to clean, dry underarms.

Warnings from packaging:

Do not use on broken skin; avoid contact with eyes. If irritation occurs, rinse well with water and discontinue use.

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