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Healing-Scents Hair Loss Stimulating Treatment

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Healing-Scents Hair Loss Stimulating Treatment product label collected on August 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 Healing-Scents Hair Loss Stimulating Treatment is 1.

Data last updated: August 2019

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Occupational hazards
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: VEGETABLE GLYCERIN

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Robust

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Robust
SODIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: SALT

Fair
KAOLIN
Appeared as: KAOLIN CLAY

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)

Fair

Limited
CEDARWOOD OIL
Appeared as: CEDARWOOD ESSENTIAL OIL

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

None
CALLITRIS INTRATROPICA (BLUE CYPRESS) OIL
Appeared as: CYPRESS ESSENTIAL OIL

None

Limited
SPRUCE OIL
Appeared as: SPRUCE ESSENTIAL OIL

Limited
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF OIL
Appeared as: ROSEMARY ESSENTIAL OIL

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.

PETA Cruelty-free Companies

Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future."

For more information visit: http://www.peta.org/living/beauty-and-personal-care/companies/default.aspx

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:

water, vinegar, vegetable glycerin, potassium sorbate, salt, kaolin clay, xanthan gum, cedarwood essential oil, cypress essential oil, lavender essential oil, spruce essential oil, rosemary essential oil.

Directions from packaging:

Massage a dime size drop gently into the balding areas first, then gently rub into the rest of the scalp. Style hair. Gives hair body. Use daily for best results. Later, to remove from hair: Gently, using a wide tooth comb or brush, comb hair 25-100 strokes . This will remove the gel and gently stimulate, condition, and make scalp healthier. HOT/COLD Treatment to wake up scalp: Use a cold-hot treatment two or three times a week. Put formula on area. cover with a hot towel. Leave on five minutes. then apply an ice pack. Repeat the hot/cold applications.

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