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Exactly! Organics Lavender Almond Sulfate Free Shampoo (2016 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Exactly! Organics Lavender Almond Sulfate Free Shampoo (2016 formulation) product label collected on September 16, 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 Exactly! Organics Lavender Almond Sulfate Free Shampoo (2016 formulation) is 1.

Data last updated: September 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
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair
XYLITOL
Appeared as: NON-GMO XYLITOL

None

• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

Limited
PANTHENOL
Appeared as: DL-PANTHENOL (PRO-VITAMIN B5)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair
XANTHAN GUM
Appeared as: NON-GMO XANTHAN GUM

Limited

Limited

Limited

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

Limited

Limited
HIBISCUS SABDARIFFA (ROSELLE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: HIBISCUS SABDARIFFA (HIBISCUS) FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice*, Coco-Glucoside, Non-GMO Xylitol, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil, dl-Panthenol (Pro-Vitamin B5), Citric Acid, Non-GMO Xanthan Gum, Prunus Amygdalus (Bitter Almond) Oil, Aesculus Hippocastanum (Horse Chestnut) Seed Extract*, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba)*, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil*, Olea Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract*, Hibiscus Sabdariffa (Hibiscus) Flower Extract*, Calendula Officinalis (Pot Marigold) Flower Extract*, *Certified Organic

Directions from packaging:

Wet hair, lather and rinse. Repeat if your hair is oily or if you have used a lot of product in your hair.

Warnings from packaging:

n/a

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