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Farma Dorsch Hair Growth Booster Shampoo

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Farma Dorsch Hair Growth Booster Shampoo product label collected on May 21, 2018 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 Farma Dorsch Hair Growth Booster Shampoo is 3.

Data last updated: May 2018

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • 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
Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair

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

Fair

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

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL
Appeared as: RICINUS COMMUNIS SEED OIL* (CASTOR)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETARYL ALCOHOL*

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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

Fair
COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL
Appeared as: COCOS NUCIFERA OIL*

Limited

Fair
ARGININE HYDROCHLORIDE
Appeared as: ARGININE HCL

Fair

None

Fair

None

Fair

Fair

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE*

Limited

Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-4 LAURATE
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERYL-4 LAURATE/SEBACATE *

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
POLYGLYCERYL-6 CAPRYLATE
Appeared as: POLYGLYCERYL-6 CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE*

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Limited

Limited
DIMETHYL BENZYL CARBINYL ACETATE
Appeared as: 1,1-DIMETHYL-2-PHENYLETHYL ACETATE

Limited

Limited
2-T-BUTYLCYCLOHEXYL ACETATE
Appeared as: 2-TERT-BUTYLCYCLOHEXENYL ACETATE

Fair

Limited

Limited

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)

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

Limited

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:

AQUA (WATER), DECYL GLUCOSIDE*, COCO-BETAINE*, CETARYL ALCOHOL*, GLYCERIN*, INULIN*, HYDROXYPROPYL STARCH PHOSPHATE*, POLYGLYCERYL-4 CAPRATE*, PANTHENOL, RICINUS COMMUNIS (CASTOR) SEED OIL*, ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL*, COCOS NUCIFERA OIL*, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) HYBRID OIL*, ZINC PCA*, ARGININE HCL, SERINE, SOY AMINO ACIDS*, THREONINE, WHEAT AMINO ACIDS*, BIOTIN, PYRIDOXINE HCL, CITRIC ACID*, BEHENTRIMONIUM METHOSULFATE*, GLYCERYL STEARATE*, SCLEROTIUM GUM*, LACTIC ACID*, POLYGLYCERYL-4 LAURATE/SEBACATE *, POLYGLYCERYL-6 CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE*, COCO GLUCOSIDE*, GLYCERYL OLEATE*, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, CETYL ALCOHOL*, GUAR HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE*, GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE*, SODIUM LEVULINATE, POTASSIUM SORBATE, 1,1-DIMETHYL-2-PHENYLETHYL ACETATE, 2,4-DIMETHYL-3-CYCLOHEXENE-1-CARBOXALDEHYDE, 2,6-DIMETHYLOCT-7-EN-2-OL, 2-TERT-BUTYLCYCLOHEXENYL ACETATE, ALLYL CYCLOHEXYLPROPIONATE, AMBER DECATRIENE, BENZYL ACETATE, BETA-IONONE, CIS-3-HEXENYL SALICYLATE, DECANAL, ETHYL LINALOOL, GAMMA-UNDECALACTONE, HEXYL SALICYLATE, LINALYL ACETATE, METHYLENEDIOXYPHENYL METHYLPROPANAL, PENTADECALACTONE, PENTAMETHYLCYCLOPENT-3-ENE-BUTANOL, PHENETHYL ALCOHOL, POGOSTEMON CABLIN LEAF OIL, TERPINEOL, TETRAMETHYL ACETYLOCTAHYDRONAPHTHALENES

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