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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
July 2016

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CHI Argan Oil Plus Moringa Oil Shampoo (2016 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed CHI Argan Oil Plus Moringa Oil Shampoo (2016 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 CHI Argan Oil Plus Moringa Oil Shampoo (2016 formulation) is 6.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
RETINYL PALMITATE (VITAMIN A PALMITATE)Use restrictions, Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Biochemical or cellular level changes, Cancer, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
FRAGRANCEMiscellaneous, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
METHYLISOTHIAZOLINONEUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Neurotoxicity, Ecotoxicology
Data: Fair
COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINEUse restrictions, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, NITROSAMINES-in the presence of nitrosating agents)
Data: Good
LAURYL METHYL GLUCETH-10 HYDROXYPROPYLDIMONIUM CHLORIDEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Developmental/reproductive toxicity
Data: None
PHENOXYETHANOL
PHENOXYETHENOL
Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Occupational hazards, Use restrictions, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Allergies/immunotoxicity
Data: Limited
PEG-150 PENTAERYTHRITYL TETRASTEARATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
PEG-6 CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC GLYCERIDESOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: None
STEARETH-4Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
TOCOPHERYL ACETATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Cancer, Ecotoxicology, Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)
Data: Fair
DISODIUM LAURETH SULFOSUCCINATEContamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE)
Data: Limited
CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) FRUIT EXTRACT
CITRUS LIMON FRUIT EXTRACT (LEMON)
Use restrictions
Data: Limited
GLYCERINUse restrictions
Data: Good
ACRYLATES COPOLYMERUse restrictions, Contamination concerns (METHACRYLIC ACID, ACRYLIC ACID, 2-ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE)
Data: Limited
SODIUM C14-16 OLEFIN SULFONATEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions, Contamination concerns (GAMMA SULTONE)
Data: Limited
MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA (MORINGA OLEIFERA) SEED EXTRACT
MORINGA OLEIFERA SEED OIL
None Identified
Data: Limited
PASSIONFLOWER FRUIT EXTRACT
PASSIFLORA EDULIS FRUIT EXTRACT
None Identified
Data: None
ANANAS SATIVUS (PINEAPPLE) FRUIT EXTRACT
ANANAS SATIVUS FRUIT EXTRACT (PINEAPPLE)
None Identified
Data: Limited
VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) FRUIT EXTRACT
VITIS VINIFERA FRUIT EXTRACT (GRAPE)
None Identified
Data: Fair
SODIUM LAUROAMPHOACETATENone Identified
Data: None
SODIUM METHYL COCOYL TAURATENone Identified
Data: None
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL (ARGAN)
None Identified
Data: Limited
COCAMIDOPROPYL HYDROXYSULTAINENone Identified
Data: Limited
HYDROLYZED SILKNone Identified
Data: Limited
PANTHENOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
GUAR HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDEOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
GLYCOL DISTEARATEMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Limited
SODIUM COCOYL ISETHIONATEUse restrictions
Data: Limited
WATERInnocuous
Data: Robust


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