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Aromatica Argan Repairing Shampoo (2017 formulation)

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Aromatica Argan Repairing Shampoo (2017 formulation) product label collected on September 22, 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 Aromatica Argan Repairing Shampoo (2017 formulation) is 2.

Data last updated: September 2017

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

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
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
None

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA FLOWER EXTRACT

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good
PCA

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL
Appeared as: LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA OIL

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited
LONICERA JAPONICA (HONEYSUCKLE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: LONICERA JAPONICA FLOWER EXTRACT

None

Limited
ECLIPTA PROSTRATA (FALSE DAISY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ECLIPTA PROSTRATA EXTRACT

None

Limited

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
VERBENA OFFICINALIS (VERVAIN) EXTRACT
Appeared as: VERBENA OFFICINALIS EXTRACT

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS LEAF EXTRACT

None

Limited

Limited

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

Fair

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

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
HYDROLYZED GLYCINE SOJA (SOY) PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited

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

Limited

None

None
ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA
Appeared as: ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA SEED OIL

Limited
ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL
Appeared as: ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL

None

Limited
POGOSTEMON CABLIN (PATCHOULI) OIL
Appeared as: POGOSTEMON CABLIN OIL

Fair

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

LONICERA JAPONICA FLOWER EXTRACT, TARAXACUM OFFICINALE RHIZOME/ROOT EXTRACT, ECLIPTA PROSTRATA EXTRACT, SODIUM METHYL COCOYL TAURATE, SODIUM COCOAMPHOACETATE, GLYCERIN, AQUA, LAURYL GLUCOSIDE, SODIUM COCOYL ISETHIONATE, VERBENA OFFICINALIS EXTRACT, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS LEAF EXTRACT, CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA FLOWER EXTRACT, PROPANEDIOL, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, BETAINE, CETEARYL GLUCOSIDE, SORBITAN OLIVATE, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL, POLYGLYCERIN-3, PCA, CITRIC ACID, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA OIL, PANTHENOL, POLYQUATERNIUM-10, CARBOMER, ANIBA ROSAEODORA WOOD OIL, HYDROLYZED CORN PROTEIN, HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN, HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, 1,2-HEXANEDIOL, MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA SEED OIL, ORBIGNYA OLEIFERA SEED OIL, ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL, HYDROLYZED GLYCOSAMINOGLYCANS, HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN, POGOSTEMON CABLIN OIL, HYALURONIC ACID, VANILLA PLANIFOLIA FRUIT OIL

Directions from packaging:

For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of contact, rinse thoroughly with water. Keep out of reach of children.

Warnings from packaging:

For external use only. Avoid direct contact with eyes. Do not use on irritated or damaged skin. Discontinue use if irritation or rash appears. If irritation or rash persists, consult a doctor. To ensure skin compatibility, conduct a skin patch test prior to use. Keep out of reach of children.

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