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Aromatica Ginseng Volume Shampoo (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Aromatica Ginseng Volume 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 Ginseng Volume Shampoo (2016 formulation) is 1.

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

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
PANAX GINSENG (GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PANAX GINSENG ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
CICHORIUM INTYBUS (CHICORY) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CICHORIUM INTYBUS ROOT EXTRACT

None

None

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Fair

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
CITRUS PARADISI (GRAPEFRUIT) OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS PARADISI OIL

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

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

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

Limited
PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS (ROSE GERANIUM) OIL
Appeared as: PELARGONIUM GRAVEOLENS OIL

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:

Panax ginseng root extract, Cichorium intybus root extract, Thuja orientalis extract, Sodium methyl cocoyl taurate, Sodium cocoamphoacetate, Disodium laureth sulfosuccinate, Sodium cocoyl isethionate, Glycerin, Lauryl glucoside, Carbomer, Propanediol, Phenethyl alcohol, Sodium benzoate, Polyquaternium-7, Citrus paradisi oil, Betaine, Aniba rosaeodora wood oil, Polyquaternium-10, Pelargonium graveolens oil, 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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