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Bare Republic UV Protecting Shampoo

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Bare Republic UV Protecting Shampoo product label collected on June 11, 2017 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 Bare Republic UV Protecting Shampoo is 3.

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Data last updated: June 2017

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

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, and NITROSAMINES)

Limited
MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: MENTHA PIPERITA (PEPPERMINT) EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
CITRUS AURANTIUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANITUM BERGAMIA (BERGAMOT) FRUIT EXTRACT

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

None

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

Limited

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

None

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

None

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (GAMMA SULTONE)

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

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Limited

None

None
PLUMERIA ACUTIFOLIA (PAGODATREE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: PLUMERIA ACUTIFOLIA FLOWER EXTRACT

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

Limited
YUCCA SCHIDIGERA (MOJAVE YUCCA) EXTRACT
Appeared as: YUCCA SCHIDIGERA EXTRACT

Limited

None

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited
MELON FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: CUCUMIS MELO (MELON) FRUIT EXTRACT

None

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
10-UNDECENOIC ACID, HEPTYL ESTER
Appeared as: HEPTYL UNDECYLENATE

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

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:

Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice*, Water (Aqua), Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Glycerin, Decyl Glucoside, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter, Hydrolyzed Quinoa, Plumeria Acutifolia Flower Extract, Hibiscus Sabdariffa Flower Extract*, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract*, Citrus Auranitum Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Extract, Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Fruit Extract, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Fruit Extract, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Fruit Extract, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Fruit Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Extract, Cucumis Melo (Melon) Fruit Extract, Impatiens Balsamina Flower Extract, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Extract, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Extract, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Extract, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Cinnamidopropyltrimonium Chloride, Cocamidopropylamine Oxide, Heptyl Undecylenate, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil, Polyquaternium-7, Tocopheryl Acetate, PEG-150 Distearate, Glycol Distearate, Olive Oil PEG-7 Esters, Isostearamidopropyl Morpholine Lactate, PEG-12 Dimethicone, Laureth-4, Olealkonium Chloride, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Gluconolactone, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate. *CERTIFIED ORGANIC

Directions from packaging:

Apply generously to wet hair, lather well, and rinse thoroughly. Repeat if necessary. For best results, follow with Bare Republic UV Protecting Conditioner. Spread evenly down to ends and rinse thoroughly. Use daily or as needed. For best results, use with Bare Republic UV Protecting Shampoo.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Should contact occur, rinse immediately. Keep out of reach of children.

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