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Kim Kimble Tousle Spray

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Kim Kimble Tousle Spray product label collected on January 25, 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 Kim Kimble Tousle Spray is 9.

Data last updated: January 2021

Ingredient Concerns

Cancer

Cancer concern is LOW_MODERATE

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is HIGH

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Use Restrictions

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is HIGH

Other Ingredient Concerns

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

• Cancer (moderate)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (high)
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Biochemical or cellular level changes (high)

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
CITRUS LIMON (LEMON) PEEL EXTRACT
Appeared as: CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM (LEMON) PEEL EXTRACT

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

Limited

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Use restrictions (low)

Limited

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

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

None

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

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Fair
CAMELLIA SINENSIS (GREEN TEA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Limited

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Limited

Limited

Limited

Limited
MENTHA SPICATA (SPEARMINT) EXTRACT
Appeared as: MENTHA VIRIDIS (SPEARMINT) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

Limited
EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS (TASMANIAN BLUE GUM) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS LEAF EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

None
ARCTIUM MAJUS (BURDOCK) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: ARCTIUM MAJUS ROOT (BURDOCK ROOT) EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

None

Limited
HIBISCUS ROSA-SINENSIS (CHINESE HIBISCUS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: HIBISCUS ROSA SINENSIS FLOWER EXTRACT

None

None

Limited
ASPALATHUS LINEARIS (ROOIBOS) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: ASPALATHUS LINEARIS LEAF EXTRACT

None

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)

Limited
LYCIUM BARBARUM (MATRIMONY VINE) FRUIT EXTRACT
Appeared as: LYCIUM BARBARUM FRUIT EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

Limited
PUNICA GRANATUM (POMEGRANATE) EXTRACT
Appeared as: PUNICA GRANATUM EXTRACT

Fair

Fair
ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C)
Appeared as: ASCORBIC ACID

Fair

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

Limited

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

Limited

Limited

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

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

None

None

None

Limited

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

Limited

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

Product's Animal Testing Policies

Some cosmetics companies have taken People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and Leaping Bunny animal-testing pledges. For consumers who are concerned about companies’ policies on animal testing, Skin Deep reports this information.

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), PEG-25 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Glycerin, Hydroxypropyl Starch Phosphate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Saccharum Officinarum (Sugar Cane) Extract, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Leaf Extract, Mentha Viridis (Spearmint) Extract, Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract, Hydrastis Canadensis (Golden Seal) Extract, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Extract, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Arctium Majus Root (Burdock Root) Extract, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Extract, Equisetum Arvense (Horsetail) Extract, Malva Sylvestris (Mallow) Flower Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Cereus Grandiflorus (Cactus) Flower Extract, Hibiscus Rosa Sinensis Flower Extract, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Fruit Extract, Hydrolyzed Wheat Starch, Hydrolyzed Algae Extract, Aspalathus Linearis Leaf Extract, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Hydrolyzed Rice Protein, Hexapeptide-11, Hydrolyzed Corn Protein, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Lycium Barbarum Fruit Extract, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Wine Extract, Potassium Sorbate, Punica Granatum Extract, Cysteine, Propylene Glycol, AMP-Acrylates/Allyl Methacrylate Copolymer, Ascorbic Acid, Betaine, Butylene Glycol, Caprylyl Glycol, Cetearyl Olivate, Cinnamidopropyltri- monium Chloride, Dimethicone PEG-8 Meadowfoamate, Hexylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Potato Starch Modified, Silicone Quaternium-3, Sorbitan Olivate, Trideceth-12, Trideceth-7, Fragrance (Parfum)

Directions from packaging:

Use on wet hair prior to blow-drying to add fullness with a soft, smooth finish. Apply to dry hair prior to curling or straightening for a smooth, lifted finish with plenty of bounce. For scrunching, apply to dry hair in sections and compact curls as the product dries.

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