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Paul Mitchell Fast Drying Sculpting Spray

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Paul Mitchell Fast Drying Sculpting Spray product label collected on July 05, 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 Paul Mitchell Fast Drying Sculpting Spray is 2.

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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_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited
SD ALCOHOL 40B
Appeared as: SD ALCOHOL 40-B (SDA-CA-2877)

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES and OXAZOLIDINE)

None

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (METHACRYLIC ACID, ACRYLIC ACID, and 2-ETHYLHEXYL ACRYLATE)

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS EXTRACT

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Robust

None

Limited

Limited

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

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

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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.

Leaping Bunny

Products bearing the Leaping Bunny mark are certified cruelty-free under the Humane Household Products Standard, managed in the U.S. and Canada by the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, a coalition of eight national animal protection groups. Participating companies must open their processes to independent audits throughout the supply chain.

For more information visit: http://www.leapingbunny.org/

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

SD ALCOHOL 40-B (SDA-CA-2877) (ALCOHOL DENAT.), WATER, ACRYLATES/HYDROXYESTERS ACRYLATES COPOLYMER, VA/CROTONATES/VINYL NEODECANOATE COPOLYMER, BISAMINO PEG/PPG-41/3 AMINOETHYL PG-PROPYL DIMETHICONE/ALGAE EXTRACT/ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF EXTRACT/ANTHEMIS NOBILIS EXTRACT/SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) EXTRACT/ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) EXTRACT/ PEG-12 DIMETHICONE, PANTHENOL, AMINOMETHYL PROPANOL, (FRAGRANCE), AMYL CINNAMAL, BENZYL ALCOHOL, CITRONELLOL, EUGENOL, HEXYL CINNAMAL, HYDROXYCITRONELLAL, LINALOOL, BUTYLPHENYL METHYLPROPIONAL, LIMONENE

Directions from packaging:

Spray onto finished style.

Warnings from packaging:

Flammable. Do not use near open flame or while smoking. Avoid spraying in eyes. Keep out of reach of children.

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