EWG scientists reviewed L'Oreal Elnett Satin Extra Strong Hold Unscented Hairspray 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 L'Oreal Elnett Satin Extra Strong Hold Unscented Hairspray is 6.
|FRAGRANCE||Ecotoxicology, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Miscellaneous, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)|
|SD ALCOHOL 1|
|Enhanced skin absorption, Cancer, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)|
|BIS-PEG/ PPG-14/ 14 DIMETHICONE||Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)|
|CYCLOPENTASILOXANE||Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Endocrine disruption, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Neurotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation|
|AMINOMETHYL PROPANOL||Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents, OXAZOLIDINE), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Use restrictions|
|HYDROFLUOROCARBON 152A||Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)|
|VA CROTONATES/ VINYL NEODECANOATE COPOLYMER||None Identified|
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