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Lab Series The Grooming 3-in-1 Shave & Beard Oil

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Lab Series The Grooming 3-in-1 Shave & Beard Oil product label collected on December 11, 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 Lab Series The Grooming 3-in-1 Shave & Beard Oil is 6.

Data last updated: December 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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Limited

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

Fair
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (CI 15985)
Appeared as: YELLOW 6 (CI 15985)

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Neurotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Contamination concerns (CADMIUM (pyrophoric))

Fair
FD&C RED NO. 4 (CI 14700)
Appeared as: RED 4 (CI 14700)

• Cancer (low)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited

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

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATERAQUAEAU

Limited

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

None

None

Limited

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

Limited

Limited
HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES (SEA BUCKTHORN) OIL
Appeared as: HIPPOPHAE RHAMNOIDES OIL

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

None

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited

Limited

• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)

Fair

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Fair

Robust

Robust

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair
ETHANOL
Appeared as: ALCOHOL

• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

Limited
D&C GREEN NO. 5 (CI 61570)
Appeared as: GREEN 5 (CI 61570)

• Contamination concerns (DISPERSE VIOLET 1)

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:

Dimethicone , Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil , WaterAquaEau , Ethylhexyl Palmitate , Ppg-3 Benzyl Ether Myristate , Propanediol , Methyl Trimethicone , Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil , Glycerin , Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil , Hippophae Rhamnoides Oil , Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil , Panthenyl Ethyl Ether , Panthenol , Pantethine , Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate , Sodium Hyaluronate , Tocopherol , Trehalose , Sucrose , Sodium Chloride , Butylene Glycol , Fragrance (Parfum) , Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract , Alcohol , Hexylene Glycol , Phenoxyethanol , Caprylyl Glycol , Yellow 6 (Ci 15985) , Green 5 (Ci 61570) , Red 4 (Ci 14700)

Directions from packaging:

Shake well before use. PRE-SHAVE: Apply a small amount to clean, damp skin before shave cream or gel. SHAVE: Apply liberally to clean, damp skin. Use alone for transparent, precision shaving or beard clean-up. BEARD: Massage a few drops into beard and groom as usual.

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