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Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner With Sea Kelp & Argan Oil

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner With Sea Kelp & Argan Oil product label collected on August 21, 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 Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner With Sea Kelp & Argan Oil is 4.

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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 HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Persistence and bioaccumulation
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Contamination concerns
  • 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: FRAGRANCE (ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND)

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

Limited
BEHENTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: BEHENTRMONIUM CHLORIDE

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

Fair

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

Fair

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

Good

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

Fair
CI 75130
Appeared as: BETA-CAROTENE

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

Good
GLYCERIN
Appeared as: GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE)

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust

Limited

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair
OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) OIL
Appeared as: OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL

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

• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

Limited
LAMINARIA DIGITATA POWDER
Appeared as: KELP POWDER

Limited

Limited

Limited
HYDROLYZED GLYCINE SOJA (SOY) PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited

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

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

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

Limited

Fair

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

Limited

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, OLEA EUROPAEA (OLIVE) FRUIT OIL, BEHENTRMONIUM CHLORIDE, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER* , FRAGRANCE (ESSENTIAL OIL BLEND), ARGANIA SPINOSA (ARGAN) KERNEL OIL, KELP POWDER, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL, DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA (CARROT) ROOT EXTRACT, HYDROLYZED SOY PROTEIN, HYDROLYZED SILK, ALOE BARABENSIS LEAF JUICE, PANTHENOL, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, DICAPRYLYL ETHER, SODIUM ISOSTEAROYL LACTYLATE, SODIUM BENZOATE, HYDROXYETHYLCELLULOSE, GLYCINE SOJA (SOYBEAN) OIL, TOCOPHEROL, BETA-CAROTENE, GLYCERIN (VEGETABLE), TRIETHYL CITRATE, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, BENZOIC ACID

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