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Dry Idea AdvancedDry Antiperspirant & Deodorant Clear Gel, Unscented (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Dry Idea AdvancedDry Antiperspirant & Deodorant Clear Gel, Unscented (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 02, 2016 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 Dry Idea AdvancedDry Antiperspirant & Deodorant Clear Gel, Unscented (2016 formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: July 2016

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

None

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited
ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM TETRACHLOROHYDREX GLYCINE COMPLEX
Appeared as: ALUMINUM ZIRCONIUM OCTACHLOROHYDREX GLY (ANTIPERSPIRANT)

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Robust

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Active Ingredients: Aluminum Zirconium Octachlorohydrex Gly (16.0% w/w) (Antiperspirant), Inactive Ingredients: Water, Alcohol Denatured, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Propylene Glycol, Trisiloxane, Calcium Chloride, PEG/PPG 18/18 Dimethicone

Directions from packaging:

Apply to underarms only.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Do not use on broken skin. Stop use and ask a doctor if rash or irritation occurs. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away. Ask a doctor before use if you have kidney disease.

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