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Grown Alchemist Strengthening - Conditioner 0.2

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Grown Alchemist Strengthening - Conditioner 0.2 product label collected on June 27, 2019 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 Grown Alchemist Strengthening - Conditioner 0.2 is 4.

Data last updated: June 2019

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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited

• 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)

None
CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (ORANGE) PEEL OIL
Appeared as: CITRUS AURANTIUM DULCIS (SWEET ORANGE) PEEL OIL

• 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)

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
BEHENTRIMONIUM METHOSULFATE
Appeared as: BEHENTRIMONIUM METHOSULFATE (PLANT)

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

Limited
BEHENTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: BEHENTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE (PLANT)

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

Good
LACTIC ACID
Appeared as: LACTIC ACID (PLANT)

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

Good

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
SODIUM LACTATE
Appeared as: SODIUM LACTATE [PLANT] (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (high)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (PLANT)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (PURIFIED WATER)

Limited
CETYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETYL ALCOHOL (PLANT)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
CETEARYL ALCOHOL
Appeared as: CETEARYL ALCOHOL (PLANT)

Limited
SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL
Appeared as: SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) OIL

None
STARCH HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: STARCH HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE [PLANT] (PLANT)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
HYDROLYZED VEGETABLE PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED VEGETABLE PROTEIN (PLANT)

Limited

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

Robust

Limited

Limited
P-ANISIC ACID
Appeared as: P-ANISIC ACID (PLANT)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

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

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

None
HYDROLYZED ADANSONIA DIGITATA
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED ADANSONIA DIGITATA SEED PROTEIN (BAOBAB)

Fair
PANAX GINSENG (GINSENG) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PANAX GINSENG ROOT EXTRACT

Fair
ASPARTIC ACID
Appeared as: ASPARTIC ACID (AMINO)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

None
CEDRUS DEODARA WOOD OIL
Appeared as: CEDRUS DEODARA (CEDARWOOD HIMALAYAN) WOOD OIL

Limited

Limited
SANTALUM SPICATUM (SANDALWOOD) OIL
Appeared as: SANTALUM SPIKATUM (SANDALWOOD) WOOD OIL

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua (Purified Water), Cetyl Alcohol (Plant), Behentrimonium Methosulfate (Plant), Cetearyl Alcohol (Plant), Glycerin (Plant), Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Oil, Behentrimonium Chloride (Plant), Starch Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride [Plant], Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein (Plant), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf (Aloe Vera) Extract, Urea, Sodium Lactate [Plant], Lactic Acid (Plant), Sodium Chloride, Glycerin (Plant), Levulinic Acid, p-Anisic Acid (Plant), Punica Granatum (Pomegranate) Seed Oil, Panthenol (Pro-Vitamin B5) (Plant), Astrocaryum Tucuma Seed Butter, Hydrolyzed Adansonia DIgitata (Baobab) Seed Protein, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Aspartic (Amino) Acid (Plant), Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic Acid, Cedrus Deodara (Cedarwood Himalayan) Wood Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Citrus Reticulata (Mandarin) Peel Oil, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Sweet Orange) Peel Oil, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, Santalum Spikatum (Sandalwood) Wood Oil, Tocopherol (Vitamin E) (Plant), Linalool (Plant), Limonene (Plant).

Directions from packaging:

Apply to wet, clean hair and massage lightly into hair, particularly on hair ends. For treated or dry hair, leave in for 1 2 minutes for maximum penetration into the hair shaft. Gently rinse hair and repeat when required.

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