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

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Borlind FOR MEN REVITALIZING SHOWER GEL (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Borlind FOR MEN REVITALIZING SHOWER GEL (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 Borlind FOR MEN REVITALIZING SHOWER GEL (2009 formulation) is 5.
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
BENZYL BENZOATEEcotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
LIMONENEDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
LINALOOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
HEXYL CINNAMALAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM SORBATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Fair
MENTHOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Fair
BETAINEMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Fair
LAURYL LACTATECancer, Ecotoxicology, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM METHYL COCOYL TAURATENone Identified
Data: None
LAURYL GLUCOSIDENone Identified
Data: Limited
LAMINARIA CLOUSTONI (BROWN ALGAE) EXTRACT
LAMINARIA CLOUSTONI EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: None
GINKGO BILOBA (MAIDENHAIR TREE) LEAF EXTRACT
GINKGO BILOBA LEAF EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Fair
CAPRYL/ CAPRAMIDOPROPYL BETAINENone Identified
Data: None
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE EXTRACT
ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE
None Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATENone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM LAURYL SULFOACETATENone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM CHLORIDEInnocuous
Data: Robust
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