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Herbatint Permanent Haircolor Gel, 2 N Brown

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Herbatint Permanent Haircolor Gel, 2 N Brown product label collected on May 03, 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 Herbatint Permanent Haircolor Gel, 2 N Brown is 4.

Data last updated: May 2021

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
  • Contamination concerns
  • Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good

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

Limited
IMIDAZOLIDINYL UREA
Appeared as: MIDAZOLIDINYL UREA

• Cancer (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (FORMALDEHYDE)

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

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

Fair

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

Limited

• 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

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

Limited

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

Fair

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

None
WHEAT GERM OIL PEG-8 ESTERS
Appeared as: GERM OIL

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

Fair

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

Limited
BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: *HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL) LEAF EXTRACT,*BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) LEAF EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Use restrictions (low)
• Contamination concerns (PESTICIDES)

Good

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

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: LAURETH-4 PROPYLENE GLYCOL AQUA (WATER)

Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT
Appeared as: 4-CHLORORESORCINOL *ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT

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

Limited
ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA (CONEFLOWER) ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: *ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA (ECHINACEA) ROOT EXTRACT

Limited
JUGLANS REGIA (PERSIAN WALNUT) SHELL EXTRACT
Appeared as: *JUGLANS REGIA (WALNUT) SHELL EXTRACT

None
RHEUM PALMATUM ROOT EXTRACT
Appeared as: *RHEUM PALMATUM (RHUBARB) ROOT EXTRACT

None
CINCHONA BARK EXTRACT
Appeared as: *CINCHONA CALISAYA (CINCHONA) BARK EXTRACT

Limited
LIMNANTHES VERSICOLOR (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL
Appeared as: *LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL

Limited

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA (WATER)

Limited

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

Limited
MORINGA OLEIFERA SEED EXTRACT
Appeared as: MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA (MORINGA) SEED EXTRACT

Limited

Limited

None

None

None

Limited

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

Fair

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

Fair

Good

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

Fair

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

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

Fair
FRAGRANCE
Appeared as: PARFUM

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

Good

• Use restrictions (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:

HERBATINT HAIRCOLOR GEL INGREDIENTS: LAURETH-4 PROPYLENE GLYCOL AQUA (WATER), PEG-2 OLEAMINE, ETHANOLAMINE, P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE OLEIC ACID, 4-CHLORORESORCINOL *ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF EXTRACT, *HAMAMELIS VIRGINIANA (WITCH HAZEL) LEAF EXTRACT,*BETULA ALBA (BIRCH) LEAF EXTRACT, *ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA (ECHINACEA) ROOT EXTRACT, *JUGLANS REGIA (WALNUT) SHELL EXTRACT, *RHEUM PALMATUM (RHUBARB) ROOT EXTRACT, *CINCHONA CALISAYA (CINCHONA) BARK EXTRACT, PEG-75 MEADOWFOAM OIL, *LIMNANTHES ALBA (MEADOWFOAM) SEED OIL, TETRASODIUM EDTA, 2,4-DIAMINOPHENOXYETHANOL HCL, CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDE, SIMETHICONE, SODIUM METABISULFITE, GLYCERIN, DEVELOPER INGREDIENTS: AQUA (WATER), HYDROGEN PEROXIDE ETIDRONIC ACID TRIDECETH-9 CETRIMONIUM CHLORIDE, DIMETHICONE, PROPYLENE GLYCOL, PEG-40 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL ROYAL CREAM INGREDIENTS: AQUA (WATER), CITRIC ACID, CETYL ALCOHOL BEHENTRIMONIUM CHLORIDE, *ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) LEAF JUICE, MORINGA PTERYGOSPERMA (MORINGA) SEED EXTRACT, TRITICUM VULGARE (WHEAT, GERM OIL, ORYZA SATIVA (RICE) BRAN OIL, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL, PPG-3 BENZYL ETHER MYRISTATE, METHYL GLUCETH-20, ETHOXYDIGLYCOL OLEATE, ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL, SODIUM DEHYDROACETATE, SODIUM BENZOATE PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), MIDAZOLIDINYL UREA, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, GLYCERIN. BOTANICAL AND NATURAL ORIGIN

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