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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2013

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Bosley Volumizing & Thickening Nourishing Leave-In

EWG scientists reviewed Bosley Volumizing & Thickening Nourishing Leave-In 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 Bosley Volumizing & Thickening Nourishing Leave-In is 6.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
FRAGRANCEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Miscellaneous, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Neurotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
LINALOOLUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Fair
LECITHINEnhanced skin absorption, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Data gaps, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Fair
PHENOXYETHANOLIrritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
LAURETH-9Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
PEG-40 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OILOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
POLYIMIDE-1None Identified
Data: None
Malus Domestica Fruit Cell CultureNone Identified
Data: None
MYRISTOYL PENTAPEPTIDE-17None Identified
Data: None
LINOLEAMIDOPROPYL PG-DIMONIUM CHLORIDE PHOSPHATE DIMETHICONENone Identified
Data: None
HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM HYDROLYZED CORN STARCHNone Identified
Data: None
POLYAMIDE-2None Identified
Data: Limited
AMODIMETHICONENone Identified
Data: Limited
XANTHAN GUMNone Identified
Data: Fair
POLYQUATERNIUM-11None Identified
Data: None
C11-15 PARETH-7Use restrictions
Data: None
TRIDECETH-12Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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