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DO Naturals Shampoo Just Berry (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the DO Naturals Shampoo Just Berry (2016 formulation) product label collected on February 17, 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 DO Naturals Shampoo Just Berry (2016 formulation) is 3.

Data last updated: February 2016

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: NATURAL BERRY FRAGRANCE

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair

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

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE BASE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT (GREEN TEA)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Limited

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
DISODIUM COCOYL GLUTAMATE
Appeared as: DISODIUM COCOYL GLUTAMATE (COCONUT AND SUGAR)

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
DECYL GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: DECYL GLUCOSIDE (COCONUT AND CORN)

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

None
SODIUM LAURYL GLYCOL CARBOXYLATE
Appeared as: SODIUM LAURYL GLUCOSE CARBOXYLATE

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair

Limited
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PUNICA GRANATUM EXTRACT (POMEGRANATE)

Limited
HIBISCUS ROSA-SINENSIS (CHINESE HIBISCUS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: HIBISCUS ROSA SINESIS EXTRACT (HIBISCUS)

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) EXTRACT
Appeared as: HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES EXTRACT (SEA BUCKTHORN)

Limited
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA LEAF EXTRACT (OLIVE LEAF)

None
HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM OLIGOSACCHARIDE
Appeared as: HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUMOLIGOSACCHARIDE (SUGAR CANE)

Limited
COCO-GLUCOSIDE
Appeared as: COCO-GLUCOSIDE (COCONUT)

• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Fair
GLYCERYL OLEATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL OLEATE (SUNFLOWER OIL)

• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (Aloe Vera), Disodium Cocoyl Glutamate (Coconut and Sugar), Decyl Glucoside (Coconut and Corn), Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate (Derived from Coconut and Corn), Lauryl Glucoside (Derived from Coconut and Sugar), Glycerin (Vegetable Base), Xanthan Gum (Derived from Corn), Punica Granatum Extract (Pomegranate), Hibiscus Rosa Sinesis Extract (Hibiscus), Hippophae Rhamnoides Extract (Sea Buckthorn), Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract (Green Tea), Olea Europaea Leaf Extract (Olive Leaf), Hydroxypropyltrimoniumoligosaccharide (Sugar Cane), Coco-Glucoside (Coconut), Glyceryl Oleate (Sunflower Oil), Natural Berry Fragrance, Geogard Ultra (Gluconolactone and Sodium Benzoate),

Directions from packaging:

Apply to wet hair and work into a lather. Rinse away everything but the simple beauty of your locks.

Warnings from packaging:

FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY

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