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Alterna My Hair My Canvas Micellar Cleanser With Botanical Caviar

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Alterna My Hair My Canvas Micellar Cleanser With Botanical Caviar product label collected on June 01, 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 Alterna My Hair My Canvas Micellar Cleanser With Botanical Caviar is 5.

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Data last updated: June 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 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
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)

Good

• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (low)
• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)
• Use restrictions (moderate)
• Ecotoxicology (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Limited

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

Fair

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

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

• Cancer (low)
• Developmental/reproductive toxicity (moderate)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)
• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

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

Fair

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (high)

Fair

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

Fair

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

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: AQUA/WATER/EAU

Fair

None

Limited

Limited

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

None

None

• Use restrictions (low)

None

None

• Use restrictions (low)

Fair

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (moderate)

Limited
ACTIVATED CHARCOAL
Appeared as: CHARCOAL POWDER

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Contamination concerns (HYDROQUINONE)

Limited
ALGAE/ SEAWEED/ KELP EXTRACT (SPECIES UNSPECIFIED)
Appeared as: CAULERPA LENTILLIFERA EXTRACT

Fair

Robust

Limited

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

Fair

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:

AQUA/WATER/EAU, ALCOHOL DENAT. (SD ALCOHOL 40-B), TAPIOCA STARCH, CAPRYLYL METHICONE, PHENOXYETHANOL, POLYMETHYLSILSESQUIOXANE, POLYACRYLATE-13, PARFUM/FRAGRANCE, POLYISOBUTENE, SILICONE QUATERNIUM-16/GLYCIDOXY DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER, LIMONENE, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, POLYSORBATE 20, UNDECETH-11, SORBITAN ISOSTEARATE, LINALOOL, PROPYLENE GLYCOL, UNDECETH-5, GLYCERIN, ACETIC ACID, CHARCOAL POWDER, TOCOPHEROL, POLYAMINOPROPYL BIGUANIDE, CAULERPA LENTILLIFERA EXTRACT, CITRIC ACID, SODIUM BENZOATE, SODIUM HYDROXIDE, GLUCOSE, SODIUM CHLORIDE, HYDROLYZED PEA PROTEIN, SODIUM SUCCINATE

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