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Kenra Professionals Thickening Spray 5

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Kenra Professionals Thickening Spray 5 product label collected on January 15, 2021 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 Kenra Professionals Thickening Spray 5 is 5.

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Data last updated: January 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW_MODERATE

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is MODERATE

Other Ingredient Concerns

HIGH
  • Contamination concerns
  • Miscellaneous
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • 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: PARFUM/FRAGRANCE

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Limited
SD ALCOHOL 40
Appeared as: SD ALCOHOL 40 (ALCOHOL DENAT.)

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)
• Contamination concerns (BRUCINE, T-BUTYL ALCOHOL, BRUCINE SULFATE, and QUASSIN)

Fair

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE and 1,4-DIOXANE)

Limited

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/WATER/EAU

Limited

None
PROPOXYTETRAMETHYL PIPERIDINYL DIMETHICONE
Appeared as: PROPOXYTETRAMETHYL PIPERDINYL DIMETHICONE

Limited

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

Limited
ALCOHOL ETHOXYLATES (C11-15) SECONDARY
Appeared as: C11-C15 PARETH-7

• Use restrictions (low)

None

Limited

None

None
LACTOBACILLUS FERMENT
Appeared as: LACTOBACILLUS/DATE FRUIT FERMENT EXTRACT

None

Limited

None

Fair

Limited
BAMBUSA VULGARIS (BAMBOO) EXTRACT
Appeared as: BAMBUSA VULGARIS (BAMBOO) LEAF/STEM EXTRACT

None

None

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Occupational hazards (high)

Product's Animal Testing Policies

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Product's Label Information

Ingredients from packaging:

Aqua/Water/Eau, Sd Alcohol 40 (Alcohol Denat.), PEG-75 Lanolin, Vp/Va Copolymer, Propoxytetramethyl Piperdinyl Dimethicone, Cetrimonium Chloride, Trideceth-6, C11-C15 Pareth-7, Hydroxypropyltrimonium Honey, Polyquaternium-55, Lactobacillus/Wasabia Japonica Root Ferment Extract, Lactobacillus/Date Fruit Ferment Extract, Silanetriol Melaninate, Polyquaternium-10, Rice Amino Acids, Superoxide Dismutase, Polyperfluoroethoxymethoxy Difluoroethyl Peg Phosphate, Bambusa Vulgaris (Bamboo) Leaf/Stem Extract, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Hydrolyzed Wheat Starch, Polyquaternium-11, Dehydroacetic Acid, Benzyl Alcohol, Parfum/Fragrance.

Directions from packaging:

Shake well. Apply evenly to hair from roots to ends. Comb through to ensure even distribution. Blow-dry and style as desired. Reapply on dry hair and comb through for a refresh.

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