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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2009

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Dove Advanced Care Advanced Color Care Conditioner (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Dove Advanced Care Advanced Color Care Conditioner (2009 formulation) 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 Dove Advanced Care Advanced Color Care Conditioner (2009 formulation) is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
FRAGRANCEEcotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Miscellaneous, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
DMDM HYDANTOIN (FORMALDEHYDE RELEASER)Cancer, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (FORMALDEHYDE), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
METHYLCHLOROISOTHIAZOLINONECancer, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
QUATERNIUM-18Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
DIMETHICONEEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDEEcotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE GLYCOLEnhanced skin absorption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
POLOXAMER 217Data gaps, Ecotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Persistence and bioaccumulation
Data: Limited
TEA DODECYLBENZENESULFONATEUse restrictions
Data: None
LINOLEIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
CETEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
STEARIC ACIDEcotoxicology
Data: Fair
BORAGO OFFICINALIS (BORAGE) SEED OIL
BORAGO OFFICINALE SEED OIL (PALMITIC ACID
None Identified
Data: Limited
SILK AMINO ACIDSNone Identified
Data: None
ARGININENone Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Fair
GLYCINENone Identified
Data: Fair
POTASSIUM CHLORIDENone Identified
Data: Fair
SERINENone Identified
Data: Fair
HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
DISODIUM EDTAEnhanced skin absorption
Data: Fair
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


About the ratings

EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer