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DO Naturals Conditioner Very Vanilla (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the DO Naturals Conditioner Very Vanilla (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 Conditioner Very Vanilla (2016 formulation) is 4.

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
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • 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 VANILLA FRAGRANCE

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

Limited
BEHENTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: BEHENTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE (RAPESEED)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

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

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE BASE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair
SORBIC ACID
Appeared as: SORBIC ACID (ANTIBACTERIAL)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Robust

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETEARYL ALCOHOL (VEGETABLE OIL)

Limited
CETEARYL OLIVATE
Appeared as: CETEARYL OLIVATE (OLIVE OIL)

• Use restrictions (low)

None
SORBITAN OLIVATE
Appeared as: SORBITAN OLIVATE (OLIVE OIL AND BERRIES)

Limited

Limited
RAPHANUS SATIVUS (RADISH) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: RAPHANUS SATIVUS (RADISH) SEED OIL

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: SHEA BUTTER

• Use restrictions (low)

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)

Limited

Limited
PANTHENOL
Appeared as: PANTHENOL (VITAMIN B5)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
GUAR HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: GUAR HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE (GUAR PLANT)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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PETA Cruelty-free Companies

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For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Water, Cetearyl Alcohol (Vegetable Oil), Behentrimonium Chloride (Rapeseed), Glycerin (Vegetable Base), Cetearyl Olivate (Olive Oil), Sorbitan Olivate (Olive Oil and Berries), Propanediol (Derived from Corn Sugar), Caprylic Capric Triglyceride (Derived from Coconut), Raphanus Sativus (Radish Seed Oil), Shea Butter, 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), Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba Seed Oil), Natural Vanilla Fragrance, Panthenol (Vitamin B5), Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride (Guar Plant), Geogard Ultra (Gluconolactone and Sodium Benzoate), Potassium Sorbate Sorbic Acid (Antibacterial)

Directions from packaging:

After shampooing, apply a generous amount to hair, working through to ends. Presto! Lovely locks.

Warnings from packaging:

FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY

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