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ALTERNA Haircare CAVIAR Anti-Aging Restructuring Bond Repair Shampoo

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the ALTERNA Haircare CAVIAR Anti-Aging Restructuring Bond Repair Shampoo product label collected on July 22, 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 ALTERNA Haircare CAVIAR Anti-Aging Restructuring Bond Repair Shampoo 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 MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • 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

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

Good

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

None

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

Limited

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (NITROSAMINES)

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

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

Fair

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

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited

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

Limited

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Robust

Limited

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

Limited

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

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None

None

None

None

Fair

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

Limited

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair
ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C)
Appeared as: ASCORBIC ACID

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

Fair
LINUM USITATISSIMUM (LINSEED) SEED OIL
Appeared as: LINUM USITATISSIMUM SEED OIL

Fair

Limited
ALGAE EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALARIA ESCULENTA EXTRACT

Limited

None

Fair

None

None

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

None

None

Fair

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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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:

Water, Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate, Glycerin, Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate, Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Acrylates/Vinyl Neodecanoate Crosspolymer, Fragrance, Glycereth-26, Glycol Distearate, PEG-175 Diisostearate, Benzyl Alcohol, Sodium Lauroyl Sarcosinate, Cocamidopropylamine Oxide, Aminomethyl Propanol, Citric Acid, Silicone Quaternium-16, Hydrogenated Castor Oil/Sebacic Acid Copolymer, Hydroxypropyl Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein PG-Propyl Silanetriol, PEG-45m, Dehydroacetic Acid, Butyloctanol, Undeceth-11, Undeceth-5, Polyquaternium-7, Ascorbic Acid, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Linum Usitatissimum Seed Oil, Polysilicone-15, Superoxide Dismutase, Tocopheryl Acetate, Alaria Esculenta Extract, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Hydrolyzed Rice Protein, Caviar Extract, Potassium Benzoate, Propylene Glycol, Sodium Sorbate, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Saccharomyces/Copper Ferment, Saccharomyces/Iron Ferment, Saccharomyces/Magnesium Ferment, Saccharomyces/Silicon Ferment, Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment, Phospholipids, Hexyl Cinnamal, Linalool, Limonene, Geraniol, Coumarin, Citral, Amyl Cinnamal, Benzyl Benzoate, Benzyl Alcohol, Citronellol

Directions from packaging:

Suggested Usage:-Massage shampoo throughout wet hair.-Rinse thoroughly. Precautions:-For external use only. -Avoid eye contact.

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