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Score:
Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
November 2014

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Burt's Bees Hair Repair, Shea & Grapefruit Deep Conditioner

EWG scientists reviewed Burt's Bees Hair Repair, Shea & Grapefruit Deep Conditioner 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 Burt's Bees Hair Repair, Shea & Grapefruit Deep Conditioner is 2.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 
Other HIGH concerns: Contamination concerns; Other MODERATE concerns: Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive); Other LOW concerns: Data gaps, Ecotoxicology

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
POLYSORBATE-60Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL OIL
LEMON (CITRUS MEDICA LIMONIUM) OIL
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA (LIME) OIL
LIME (CITRUS AURANTIFOLIA) OIL
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA LEAF OIL
PETITGRAIN OIL
Use restrictions
Data: None
CETRIMONIUM BROMIDEEcotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (SWEET ORANGE) OILEcotoxicology, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) ROOT OIL
GINGER OIL
Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOLEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
SUCROSE ESTERS
SUCROSE ESTER (NATURAL SUGAR ESTER)
None Identified
Data: Limited
VEGETABLE GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROXYLAURYL/HYDROXYMYRISTYL BETAINE
BETAINE (SUGAR BEET)
None Identified
Data: None
CITRUS PARADISI (GRAPEFRUIT) OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
CITRUS RETICULATA BLANCO (TANGERINE) OIL
TANGERINE (CITRUS TANGERINE) OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
ACACIA ARABICA GUM
ARABIC GUM (NATURAL THICKENER)
None Identified
Data: None
GLUCOSE OXIDASENone Identified
Data: Fair
GLUCOSENone Identified
Data: Fair
LACTOPEROXIDASENone Identified
Data: Fair
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA BUTTER)
SHEA BUTTER (BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII)
None Identified
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust
HONEYInnocuous
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