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Hugo Naturals Volumizing Shampoo, Vanilla & Sweet Orange

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Hugo Naturals Volumizing Shampoo, Vanilla & Sweet Orange product label collected on July 28, 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 Hugo Naturals Volumizing Shampoo, Vanilla & Sweet Orange is 3.

Data last updated: July 2017

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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (GLYCERYL DIESTERS)

Limited

• Use restrictions (high)

Fair
PCA

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

Fair

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

Limited
HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYRDROLIZED RICE PROTEIN

• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/WATER

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Robust

Limited

None

Limited
QUILLAJA SAPONARIA (SOAPBARK) BARK EXTRACT
Appeared as: QUILLAJA SAPONARIA MOLINA (SOAP TREE) BARK EXTRACT

None
KINGINKA EKISU
Appeared as: LONICERA JAPONICA (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited

Limited
CITRUS SINENSIS PEEL EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS SINENSIS (SWEET ORANGE) PEEL OIL

Limited
VANILLA PLANIFOLIA (VANILLA) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: VANILLA PLANIFOLIA FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited
ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS (MARSHMALLOW) ROOT EXTRACT

Limited

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

None

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

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.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua/Water, Decyl Glucoside, Lauryl Glucoside, Sodium Cocoyl Glutamate, Disodium Cocoyl Glutamate, Sodium Chloride, Gluconolactone, Glyceryl Laurate, Sorbitan Sesquicaprylate, Quillaja Saponaria Molina (Soap Tree) Bark Extract, Lonicera Japonica (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Lonicera Caprifolium (Honeysuckle) Flower Extract, Citrus Sinensis (Sweet Orange) Peel Oil, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Natural Fragrance Oils, Althaea Officinalis (Marshmallow) Root Extract, Hyrdrolized Rice Protein, Sodium PCA, Sodium Lactate, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Arginine, Aspartic Acid, PCA, Glycine, Alanine, Serine, Valine, Proline, Threonine, Isoleucine, Histidine, Phenylalanine, Panthenol, Sodium Benzoate.

Directions from packaging:

To Use: Apply to wet hair. Work into lather. Rinse and repeat for maximum effect. Gentle enough to use every day.

Warnings from packaging:

Caution: For external use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep away from children.

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