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Osea Undaria Algae Body Oil

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Osea Undaria Algae Body Oil product label collected on May 11, 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 Osea Undaria Algae Body Oil is 1.

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Data last updated: May 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

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

Fair
ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN OIL
Appeared as: ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) OIL BRAN

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited
CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS (ITALIAN CYPRESS) OIL
Appeared as: CUPRESSUS SEMPERVIRENS OIL (CYPRESS)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

None

None
EUTERPE OLERACEA FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: EUTERPE OLERACEA (ACAI) PULP OIL

Fair

Limited

Limited

Fair
SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) OIL
Appeared as: SESAMUM INDICUM (SESAME) SEED OIL

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

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.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Undaria Pinnatifida Extract, Euterpe Oleracea (Acai) Pulp Oil, Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Oil, Orbignya Oleifera (Babassu) Seed Oil, Oryza Sativa (Rice Bran) Oil, Passiflora Edulis (Passion Fruit) Seed Oil, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil, Tocopherol, Citrus Aurantifolia (Lime) Oil, Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Cupressus Sempervirens (Cypress) Oil

Directions from packaging:

Generously massage into dry or damp skin.

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