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TRESemme Expert Selection Runway Collection Shaping Gel Cream (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the TRESemme Expert Selection Runway Collection Shaping Gel Cream (2016 formulation) product label collected on July 04, 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 TRESemme Expert Selection Runway Collection Shaping Gel Cream (2016 formulation) is 5.

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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

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

Limited

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

Robust

Limited

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

None

None

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS SEED OIL (JOJOBA)

Limited
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED EXTRACT (SUNFLOWER)

Fair

Limited
BACOPA MONNIERA (WATER HYSSOP) EXTRACT
Appeared as: BACOPA MONNIERA EXTRACT

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL (SUNFLOWER)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

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:

Water, Polyquaternium-37, VP/DMAPA Acrylates Copolymer, Cyclopentasiloxane, Polyquaternium-11, Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil (Jojoba), Helianthus Annuus Seed Extract (Sunflower), Chitosan, Bacopa Monniera Extract, Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil (Sunflower), Fragrance, Propylene Glycol Dicaprylate/Dicaprate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Polysorbate 60, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, PPG-1 Trideceth-6, Disodium EDTA, VP/Dimethylaminoethylmethacrylate Copolymer, Panthenol, Phenoxyethanol, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate

Directions from packaging:

Step 1: Prepare hair with your favorite TRESemme Shampoo and Conditioner. Step 2: Dispense 1-2 pumps on damp hair as needed. Use wide tooth comb from root to end. Push curl into shape.Step 3: Air dry, or blow dry with diffuser for perfectly shaped curls.Step 4: Finish with your favorite TRESemme hair spray to hold your look.

Warnings from packaging:

Avoid contact with eyes. Can cause eye irritation. In case of contact with eyes, rinse thoroughly with water.

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