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Druide Shampoo and Shower Gel, Citronella

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Druide Shampoo and Shower Gel, Citronella product label collected on November 10, 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 Druide Shampoo and Shower Gel, Citronella is 2.

Data last updated: November 2020

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 HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

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

Fair

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

None
ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS EXTRACT* (ROSEMARY)

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
HYDROLYZED WHEAT PROTEIN
Appeared as: HYDROLYSED WHEAT PROTEIN

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (low)
• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair
CI 75810
Appeared as: CHLOROPHYLLIN-COPPER COMPLEX

• Use restrictions (high)
• Persistence and bioaccumulation (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Ecotoxicology (low)

Limited

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

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA

None

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

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Limited

Fair
TOCOPHEROL
Appeared as: TOCOPHEROL (VITAMIN E)

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
CITRONELLA OIL
Appeared as: CYMBOPOGON NARDUS OIL* (CITRONELLA)

Limited
LAVANDULA HYBRIDA OIL
Appeared as: LAVANDULA HYBRIDA OIL* (LAVANDIN)

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

None
CYMBOPOGON WINTERIANUS OIL
Appeared as: CYMBOPOGON WINTERIANUS OIL* (CITRONELLA)

Limited

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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PETA Cruelty-free Companies

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

Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua, Sodium Lauryl Glucose Carboxylate, Lauryl Glucoside, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Extract*, Coco-Glucoside, Glyceryl Oleate, Glycerin, Hydrolysed Wheat Protein, Levulinic Acid, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Cymbopogon Nardus (Citronella) Oil*, Lavandula Hybrida (Lavandin) Oil*, Cymbopogon Winterianus (Citronella) Oil*, Caprylyl/Capryl Glucoside, Chlorophyllin-Copper Complex, Potassium Sorbate, Sorbic Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Citric Acid. (Essential Oil Components : Geraniol, Limonene, Linalool, Citronellol).

Directions from packaging:

Apply to wet hair and body. Lather. Rinse thoroughly. Repeat.

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