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Aromatica Argan Repairing Shampoo (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Aromatica Argan Repairing Shampoo (2016 formulation) product label collected on June 30, 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 Aromatica Argan Repairing Shampoo (2016 formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: June 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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
PCA

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Contamination concerns (ACRYLAMIDE)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA (BITTER ORANGE) OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA LEAF/TWIG OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
LONICERA JAPONICA (JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: LONICERA JAPONICA FLOWER EXTRACT

None

Limited
ECLIPTA PROSTRATA (FALSE DAISY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ECLIPTA PROSTRATA EXTRACT

None

Limited

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
VERBENA OFFICINALIS (VERVAIN) EXTRACT
Appeared as: VERBENA OFFICINALIS EXTRACT

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS LEAF EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA FLOWER EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Limited

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited

Fair

Limited
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OIL
Appeared as: POGOSTEMON CABLIN LEAF OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited
ANIBA ROSAEODORA (ROSEWOOD) OIL
Appeared as: ANIBA ROSAEODORA WOOD OIL

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Limited
HYDROLYZED GLYCINE SOJA (SOY) PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited

Limited

Limited
MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA (MORINGA OLEIFERA) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: MORINGA OLEIFERA SEED OIL

None
ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA
Appeared as: ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA SEED OIL

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL

None

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:

LONICERA JAPONICA FLOWER EXTRACT, TARAXACUM OFFICINALE RHIZOME/ROOT EXTRACT, ECLIPTA PROSTRATA EXTRACT, SODIUM METHYL COCOYL TAURATE, SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATE, GLYCERIN, AQUA, LAURYL GLUCOSIDE, SODIUM COCOYL ISETHIONATE, VERBENA OFFICINALIS EXTRACT, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS LEAF EXTRACT, CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA FLOWER EXTRACT, PROPANEDIOL, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, BETAINE, CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE, SORBITAN OLIVATE, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL, POLYGLYCERIN-3, PCA, CITRIC ACID, POLYQUATERNIUM-7, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA OIL, PANTHENOL, POLYQUATERNIUM-10, CARBOMER, POGOSTEMON CABLIN LEAF OIL, ANIBA ROSAEODORA WOOD OIL, HYDROLYZED CORN PROTEIN, HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN, HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, 1,2-HEXANEDIOL, MORINGA OLEIFERA SEED OIL, ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA SEED OIL, ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL, HYDROLYZED GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS, HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN, HYALURONIC ACID, CITRUS AURANTIUM AMARA LEAF/TWIG OIL

Directions from packaging:

Massage a moderate amount into wet scalp and hair, rinse well.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of contact, rinse thoroughly with water. Keep out of reach of children.

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