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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2013

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Peter Lamas Chinese Herbs Stimulating Shampoo

EWG scientists reviewed Peter Lamas Chinese Herbs Stimulating Shampoo 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 Peter Lamas Chinese Herbs Stimulating Shampoo is 5.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) LEAF OILAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
COCONUT OIL CLEANSING COMPLEX
COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE (COCONUT OIL)
Miscellaneous
Data: None
ALCOHOL DENATUREDEnhanced skin absorption, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLAllergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
POTASSIUM SORBATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
SODIUM BENZOATEData gaps, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
SODIUM FORMATEMultiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) EXTRACT
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (WHITE TEA) EXTRACT
Use restrictions
Data: Fair
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Fair
MELISSA OFFICINALIS (LEMON BALM) EXTRACTMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERSOLANContamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEINAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED OAT PROTEINMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
PANTHENOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OILEndocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
ALOE VERA (ALOE BARBADENSIS) LEAF JUICE
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
SODIUM PCAContamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
PPG-2 HYDROXYETHYL COCO/ ISOSTEARAMIDENone Identified
Data: None
AMMONIUM COCOYL ISETHIONATE
AMMONIUM COCOYL ISOTHIONATE
None Identified
Data: None
LAURYL GLUCOSIDENone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCOYL GLUTAMATENone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM LAURYL GLYCOL CARBOXYLATE
SODIUM LAURYL GLUCOSE CARBOXYLATE
None Identified
Data: None
CODONOPSIS TANGSHEN ROOT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
PAEONIA ALBIFLORA ROOT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
POLYGONUM MULTIFLORUM (HE SHOU WU) ROOT EXTRACT
POLYGONUM MULTIFLORUM ROOT EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
PRUNUS PERSICA (PEACH) FRUIT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
FOENICULUM VULGARE (FENNEL) SEED EXTRACT
FENNEL (FOENICULUM VULGARE) SEED EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) ROOT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
URTICA DIOICA (NETTLE) EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
SCUTELLARIA GALERICULATA (SKULLCAP) EXTRACT
SCUTELLARIA GALERICULATA (SKULL CAP) (LAGERIFLORA EXTRACT)
None Identified
Data: Limited
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) LEAF EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Fair
PUNICA GRANATUMNone Identified
Data: Limited
QUATERNIUM-80None Identified
Data: None
SODIUM PHYTATENone Identified
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATENone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCYRRHIZA GLABRA (LICORICE) ROOT EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED GLYCINE SOJA (SOY) PROTEIN
HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN
None Identified
Data: Limited
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (EUCALYPTUS) LEAF OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
GLYCERINNone Identified
Data: Fair
CARAMELNone Identified
Data: Limited
BIOTINNone Identified
Data: Fair
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OILNone Identified
Data: Limited
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