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By Humankind Deodorant, Eucalyptus

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the By Humankind Deodorant, Eucalyptus product label collected on August 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 By Humankind Deodorant, Eucalyptus is 4.

Data last updated: August 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

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)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: NATURAL FRAGRANCE

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

None
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: ORANGE PEEL OIL

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (high)

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Fair
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: EUCALYPTUS OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) FRUIT OIL
Appeared as: BERGAMOT FRUIT OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

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

Limited
ABIES ALBA LEAF OIL
Appeared as: FIR NEEDLE OIL

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

Limited

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

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Fair

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Occupational hazards (moderate)

Fair

Limited

None
MARANTA ARUNDINACEA ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: MARANTA ARUNDINACEA (ARROWROOT) ROOT EXTRACT

Fair

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

Limited
ILLICIUM VERUM (ANISE) OIL
Appeared as: STAR ANISE OIL

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:

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Stearyl alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate SE, Sucrose stearate, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Lauric acid, Hydrogenated castor oil, Ethylhexyl palmitate, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Zinc oxide, Tapioca starch, Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Ethylhexylglycerin, Magnesium hydroxide, Maranta Arundinacea (Arrowroot) Root Extract, Sodium bicarbonate, Azelaic acid, Potassium ascorbyl tocopheryl phosphate, Behentrimonium methosulfate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Eucalyptus Oil, Bergamot Fruit Oil, Star Anise Oil, Cedar Oil, Lavender Oil, Orange Peel Oil, Fir Needle Oil, Natural Fragrance

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