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The Honest Co. Honest Shampoo + Body Wash, Lavender

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the The Honest Co. Honest Shampoo + Body Wash, Lavender product label collected on January 27, 2020 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 The Honest Co. Honest Shampoo + Body Wash, Lavender is 2.

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Data last updated: January 2020

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Endocrine disruption (moderate)

Limited
CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA (MATRICARIA) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CHAMOMILLA RECUTITA FLOWER EXTRACT* (MATRICARIA)

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Neurotoxicity (low)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA/EAU)

Limited

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

None

Limited

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

None

None

None

Robust

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Limited
CALENDULA OFFICINALIS (POT MARIGOLD) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: CALENDULA OFFICINALIS FLOWER EXTRACT

Fair

None

Fair

None

Limited

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

Limited

Fair

Limited
GUAR HYDROXYPROPYLTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE
Appeared as: GUAR HYDROXYPROP- YURIMONIUM CHLORIDE

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Limited
COCONUT FATTY ACID
Appeared as: COCONUT ACID

Fair

Limited

Limited

• Endocrine disruption (low)

Limited
OCTANOHYDROXAMIC ACID
Appeared as: CAPRYLHYDROXAMIC ACID

None

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 (Aqua/Eau), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice*, Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine Sodium Laurylglucosides Hydroxypropylsulfonate, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate, Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate, Sodium Chloride, Lavandula Hybrida Oil, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Vanillin Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract*, Glycerin, Hydrolyzed Jojoba Protein Chenopodium Quinoa Seed Extract Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Lauryl Glucoside, Caprylyl Glycol, Betaine, Triethyl Citrate, Guar Hydroxyprop- Yurimonium Chloride, Coconut Acid, Sodium Citrate, Maltol, Gamma-Nonalactone, Caprylhydroxamic Acid, Disodium Coco-Glucoside Citrate, Citric Acid

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