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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
October 2012

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emerginC Men's Liquid gel cleanser (2012 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed emerginC Men's Liquid gel cleanser (2012 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 emerginC Men's Liquid gel cleanser (2012 formulation) is 1.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINEUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Good
SODIUM BENZOATEUse restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Data gaps
Data: Fair
PINUS SYLVESTRIS (SCOT'S PINE) CONE EXTRACT
PINUS SYLVETRIS CONE (PINE) EXTRACT
Use restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Good
SODIUM LAURYL GLYCOL CARBOXYLATE
SODIUM LAURYL GLUCOSE CARBOXYLATE
None Identified
Data: None
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT
ROSEMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF MENTHOL
None Identified
Data: Limited
MENTHYL PCANone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATENone Identified
Data: Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
BETAINEMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Fair
HUMULUS LUPULUS (HOPS) EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLUCONOLACTONENone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
LAURYL GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
COCO-GLUCOSIDEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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