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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2013

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KMS California Add Volume Root & Body Lift (2013 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed KMS California Add Volume Root & Body Lift (2013 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 KMS California Add Volume Root & Body Lift (2013 formulation) is 8.
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
OCTINOXATE
ETHYLHEXYL METHOXYCINNAMATE
Enhanced skin absorption, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
MALIC ACIDUse restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
LACTIC ACIDUse restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Good
GLYCOLIC ACIDUse restrictions, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
Data: Fair
PEG-60 ALMOND GLYCERIDESOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
POLYSORBATE-20Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Fair
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
PCAAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Fair
PROPYLENE GLYCOLEnhanced skin absorption, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Fair
DIMETHYL ETHERPersistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
CITRIC ACIDUse restrictions
Data: Good
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (TASMANIAN BLUE GUM) LEAF EXTRACT
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS LEAF EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: Limited
CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM BARK EXTRACTNone Identified
Data: None
HYDROFLUOROCARBON 152AOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
POLYQUATERNIUM-4None Identified
Data: Limited
PHENYLPROPANOLNone Identified
Data: Limited
SORBITOLNone Identified
Data: Fair
TARTARIC ACIDNone Identified
Data: Fair
VP/ VA COPOLYMERNone Identified
Data: Limited
PANTHENOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
PYRUVIC ACIDNone Identified
Data: Fair
TRIDECETH-9Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Ecotoxicology
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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