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Helen Of Troy

Health Concerns of Ingredients:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredients Used by Helen Of Troy

Ingredient Products Concerns Score
FRAGRANCE1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
PROPYLPARABEN1 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
EUGENOL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
EXT D&C VIOLET 21 productsUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer
Data: Limited
DIAZOLIDINYL UREA (FORMALDEHYDE RELEASER)1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (FORMALDEHYDE)
Data: Limited
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) FLOWER OIL1 productsAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
SD ALCOHOL 11 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Cancer
Data: None
D&C ORANGE 41 productsUse restrictions, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
METHYLPARABEN1 productsEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM HYDROXIDE1 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
LACTAMIDE MEA1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Limited
FD&C YELLOW 51 productsPersistence and bioaccumulation, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
SODIUM BENZOATE1 productsUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
SULISOBENZONE1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Endocrine disruption
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE GLYCOL1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
OLETH-201 productsEcotoxicology, Data gaps, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
CAMPHOR1 productsUse restrictions
Data: Fair
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (TASMANIAN BLUE GUM) OIL1 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS1 productsNone Identified
Data: None
GLYCERETH-261 productsNone Identified
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUM1 productsNone Identified
Data: Fair
DISODIUM EDTA1 productsEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
ACETAMIDE MEA1 productsUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (ACETAMIDE MEA)
Data: Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) OIL1 productsEnhanced skin absorption, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
WATER2 productsInnocuous
Data: Robust

* Product counts only include current formulations sold by this company. The company may have other discontinued formulations that use this ingredient. Clicking on the link "X products" will identify all product formulations by this company that have used the ingredient.



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