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Product score: 02

Data Availability:

Limited

Herbaliz Healthy Nail Treatment

CATEGORY

Cuticle Treatment
Nail Treatment

BRAND

Herbaliz

DATA LAST UPDATED

June 2022

Ingredient concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

  • MODERATE
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • MODERATE
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient scores

Ingredients are scored based on their formulation and concentration in this product. Click on an ingredient for more information.

Ingredient score: 04
SYMPHYTUM OFFICINALE (COMFREY) LEAF
Data Availability: Limited
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CONCERNS • Cancer (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (high)
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Ingredient score: 02
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Data Availability: Fair
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient, skin-conditioning agent - occlusive, emollient, masking, moisturising, skin conditioning, smoothing, solvent
CONCERNS • Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)
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Ingredient score: 01
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
Data Availability: Fair
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, skin-conditioning agent - occlusive, emollient
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Ingredient score: 01
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Data Availability: Fair
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient, skin-conditioning agent - occlusive, perfuming
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Ingredient score: 01
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Data Availability: Limited
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FUNCTION(S) skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, skin-conditioning agent - occlusive, viscosityincreasing agent - nonaqueous, skin conditioning, viscosity controlling
CONCERNS • Use restrictions (low)
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Ingredient score: 01
HORSETAIL (EQUISETUM ARVENSE)
Appeared as: EQUISETUM ARVENSE (HORSETAIL)
Data Availability: Limited
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Ingredient score: 01
ARCTIUM LAPPA (BURDOCK) ROOT
Data Availability: Limited
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Ingredient score: 01
PLANTAGO MAJOR (PLANTAIN)
Data Availability: Limited
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Ingredient score: 01
BEESWAX
Data Availability: Limited
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FUNCTION(S) binder, emulsion stabilizer, epilating agent, fragrance ingredient, skin-conditioning agent -miscellaneous, surfactant - emulsifying agent, viscosity increasing agent - nonaqueous, emollient, emulsifying, film forming, perfuming
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Ingredient score: 01
BOSWELLIA CARTERI (FRANKINCENSE) OIL
Data Availability: Limited
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient
CONCERNS • Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
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Ingredient score: 01
COMMIPHORA MYRRHA (MYRRH) OIL
Data Availability: Limited
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FUNCTION(S) fragrance ingredient, skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous, masking, skin conditioning, tonic
CONCERNS • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
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Ingredient score: 01
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL. CERTIFIED ,
Data Availability: Fair
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FUNCTION(S) antioxidant, fragrance ingredient, skin-conditioning agent - miscellaneous;skin-conditioning agent - occlusive, skin conditioning
CONCERNS • Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
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Ingredients from packaging:

Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil*, Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil*, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil*, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter*, Equisetum Arvense (Horsetail)*, Arctium Lappa (Burdock) Root*, Plantago Major (Plantain)*, Symphytum Officinale (Comfrey) Leaf*, Beeswax, Boswellia Carteri (Frankincense) Oil, Commiphora Myrrha (Myrrh) Oil, Tocopherol. *Certified Organic

Directions from packaging:

Massage a small amount onto nails and cuticles. Use within 1 year of purchase.

Warnings from packaging:

No preservatives. Keep away from heat and sun. Use within 1 year of purchase. Not for internal use. Keep out of eyes.

Product's animal testing policies

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PETA Cruelty-free Companies

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Understanding scores

Cosmetics and personal care products are not required to be tested for safety before being allowed on the market. The Skin Deep® scoring system was designed to help the public understand whether a product is safe to use or whether it contains ingredients of concern.

Every product and ingredient in Skin Deep gets a two-part score – one for hazard and one for data availability. The safest products score well by both measures, with a low hazard rating and a fair or better data availability rating.

HOW WE DETERMINE SCORES

Hazard score

The Skin Deep ingredient hazard score, from 1 to 10, reflects known and suspected hazards linked to the ingredients. The EWG VERIFIED™ mark means a product meets EWG’s strictest criteria for transparency and health.

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Data availability

The Skin Deep data availability rating reflects the number of scientific studies about the product or ingredient in the published scientific literature.

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