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Shea Moisture Argan Oil & Almond Milk Smooth & Tame Blow Out Creme

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Shea Moisture Argan Oil & Almond Milk Smooth & Tame Blow Out Creme product label collected on July 02, 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 Shea Moisture Argan Oil & Almond Milk Smooth & Tame Blow Out Creme is 5.

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Data last updated: July 2019

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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: FRAGRANCE (ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND)

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

Fair

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

Limited

Fair

• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Robust

Limited

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER
Appeared as: BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII BUTTER*~ (SHEA)

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
Appeared as: GLYCERYL STEARATE

None
HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM MALTODEXTRIN CROSSPOLYMER
Appeared as: MALTODEXTRIN/VP COPOLYMER

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

None

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

Limited

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE
Appeared as: ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE

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

Limited
LIMNANTHES VERSICOLOR (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL

Fair
ZEA MAYS (CORN) STARCH
Appeared as: ZEA MAYS STARCH

Limited

None
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS FRUIT EXTRACT

None

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

WATER, STEARYL ALCOHOL, CETYL ALCOHOL, CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDE, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER*~, GLYCERYL STEARATE, MALTODEXTRIN/VP COPOLYMER, GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE), ARGANIA SPINOSA KERNEL OIL, COCONUT ALKANES, GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE, VITIS VINIFERA (GRAPE) SEED OIL, ANNONA CHERIMOLA FRUIT EXTRACT, COCO-CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE, PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL, TOCOPHEROL, ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS ROOT EXTRACT, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE, HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN, LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL, ZEA MAYS STARCH, THEOBROMA CACAO (COCOA) SEED BUTTER, PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS FRUIT EXTRACT, SODIUM HYDROXIDE, FRAGRANCE (ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND), GLYCERYL UNDECYLENATE.

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