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Kerastase Paris Fundamental Nutrition Shampoo

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Kerastase Paris Fundamental Nutrition Shampoo product label collected on December 09, 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 Kerastase Paris Fundamental Nutrition Shampoo is 5.

Data last updated: December 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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Good

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Contamination concerns (COCAMIDOPROPYL DIMETHYLAMINE, 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE, and NITROSAMINES)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

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

Good

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Limited

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

None

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (GLYCERYL DIESTERS)

Fair
BHT

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/ WATER

Robust

Fair

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Limited

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

None

Fair

• Enhanced skin absorption

Fair

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

Fair

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

None

Fair
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS (SUNFLOWER) SEED OIL
Appeared as: HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL/SUNFLOWER SEED OIL

Limited
IRIS FLORENTINA (GERMAN IRIS) ROOT
Appeared as: IRIS FLORENTINA/IRIS FLORENTINA ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
BENZOIN GUM
Appeared as: STYRAX BENZOIN GUM

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

Fair

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Unknown

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

AQUA/ WATER, SODIUM LAURETH SULFATE, SODIUM CHLORIDE, COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE, GLYCERIN, CYCLODEXTRIN, COCAMIDE MIPA, POLYQUATERNIUM-10, PPG-5-CETETH-20, SODIUM BENZOATE, ISOSTEARYL NEOPENTANOATE, CARBOMER, SALICYLIC ACID, HEXYL CINNAMAL, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN, GLYCERYL LINOLEATE, BORON NITRIDE, GLYCERYL OLEATE, CITRONELLOL, ALPHA-ISOMETHYL IONONE, BENZYL ALCOHOL, SODIUM ACETATE, XYLOSE, SAFFLOWER GLUCOSIDE, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL/SUNFLOWER SEED OIL, ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL, PHENOXYETHANOL, IRIS FLORENTINA/IRIS FLORENTINA ROOT EXTRACT, GLYCERYL LINOLENATE, STYRAX BENZOIN GUM, TOCOPHEROL, BHT, SODIUM CITRATE, SODIUM HYDROXIDE, CITRIC ACID, PARFUM/FRAGRANCE.

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