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The Body Shop Honey & Beeswax Hand and Foot Butter

8/32 Best Ingredients
16/32 Good Ingredients
8/32 Unfavorable Ingredients
13/32 Natural Ingredients

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Anti-aging Ingredients (Best For Hand and Body)
Healing Ingredients (Best For Hand and Body)
  • panthenol (skin/hair conditioning agent)
    Vitamin B5. Heals broken or itchy skin
  • mel (natural additive)
    Honey. Antibacterial properties. Heals broken skin.
Moisturizing Ingredients (Best For Hand and Body)
  • glyceryl stearate(emulsifier)
    Glyceryl Monoester. Skin-conditioning agent, emollient
  • butyrospermum parkii (skin conditioning agent/emollient)
    Shea Butter. Very effective skin moisturizer.
  • dimethicone (skin conditioning agent)
    Dimethicone. Moisturizer
Abrasive Ingredients
  • talc (absorbent/bulking agent)
    Talc. Abrasive agent
Cleansing Ingredients
Protective Ingredients
  • cera alba (emulsifier/emollient)
    Beeswax. Protects skin, prevents quick drying of the skin
Conditioning Ingredients
  • myristyl myristate (emollient)
    Myristyl Myristate. Skin-conditioning agent
Neutral Ingredients
  • aqua (solvent/diluent)
    Aqua. Water
  • cetearyl alcohol(emulsifier)
    Cetearyl Alcohol. Thickening agent
  • c12 15 alkyl benzoate (emulsifier)
    C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate. Thickening agent
  • parfum (fragrance)
  • xanthan gum (viscosity modifier)
    Xanthan Gum. Thickening agent
  • sodium hydroxide (ph adjuster)
    Sodium Hydroxide. Controls pH levels. Skin irritation or pain if used above concentration limits.
  • limonene (fragrance
    Limonene. Fragrance
  • caramel(colour)
    Caramel. Color, fragrance
  • ci 77492 (colour)
    Iron Oxides. Color
  • ci 77491 (colour)
    Iron Oxides. Color
Unfavorable Ingredients

Original List of Ingredients:
Aqua (Solvent/Diluent), Glycerin (Humectant), Cetearyl Alcohol(Emulsifier), Myristyl Myristate (Emollient), Lanolin (Emollient), Glyceryl Stearate(Emulsifier), Butyrospermum Parkii (Skin-Conditioning Agent/Emollient), C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate (Emulsifier), PEG-100 Stearate(Surfactant), Dimethicone (Skin Conditioning Agent), Panthenol (Skin/Hair Conditioning Agent), Cera Alba (Emulsifier/Emollient),Mel (Natural Additive), Phenoxyethanol (Preservative), Ximenia Americana Seed Oil (Emollient), Parfum (Fragrance), Methylparaben (Preservative), Propylparaben (Preservative), Allantoin (Skin Soothing Agent), Xanthan Gum (Viscosity Modifier), Lactic Acid (Skin Conditioning Agent), Sodium Hydroxide (pH Adjuster), Disodium EDTA (ChelatingAgent), Hexyl Cinnamal (Fragrance , Butylphenyl Methylpropional (Fragrance , Limonene (Fragrance Ingredient), Benzyl Salicylate (Fragrance Ingredient), Alpha-IsomethylIonone (Fragrance Ingredient), Talc (Absorbent/Bulking Agent), Caramel(Colour), CI 77492 (Colour), CI 77491 (Colour).
Merchant's description of this product:
Best if you want to: Pamper your hard-working hands and feet with rich hydration from an intensive moisturizing treatment with skin softening ximenia oil from Africa that will leave skin feeling soft, supple and subtly scented with our traditional Spa Wisdom™ Africa fragrance. Particularly effective on hardworking hands and feet or any very dry areas such as elbows and knees. Best for: all skin types, particularly those with very dry skin How it works: Lanolin is one of nature's richest moisturizers and is readily absorbed, so it provides good protection for rough, dry skin. Community Trade shea butter and Community Trade organic honey moisturize and soften skin. Organic Community Trade beeswax moisturizes and conditions skin while acting as a barrier to help seal in moisture. Ximenia, an oil extracted from the ximenia tree native to Africa, helps soften the skin.... read more