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Biologique Recherche Lotion P50 Capillaire

Data Availability: LIMITED

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EWG's Scores

EWG scientists reviewed the Biologique Recherche Lotion P50 Capillaire product label collected on June 02, 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 Biologique Recherche Lotion P50 Capillaire is 3.

Data last updated: June 2021

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)
  • Occupational hazards
  • Use restrictions
MODERATE
  • Multiple, additive exposure sources
  • Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
LOW
  • Enhanced skin absorption
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine disruption
  • Neurotoxicity
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Ingredient Concerns
Score Data Availability Ingredient Concern
Good

• Use restrictions (high)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (low)

Limited

• Use restrictions (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)

Fair

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

Good

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Limited
ANTHEMIS NOBILIS (CHAMOMILE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ANTHEMIS NOBILIS FLOWER EXTRACT

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

Limited
ARNICA MONTANA (ARNICA) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: ARNICA MONTANA FLOWER EXTRACT

• Allergies/immunotoxicity (moderate)

Fair
PINUS SYLVESTRIS (SCOT'S PINE) CONE EXTRACT
Appeared as: PINUS SYLVESTRIS CONE EXTRACT

• Use restrictions (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Enhanced skin absorption
• Endocrine disruption (low)
• Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs) (high)

Robust
WATER
Appeared as: WATER (AQUA)

Fair

Fair

Fair
ALLIUM SATIVUM (GARLIC) EXTRACT
Appeared as: ALLIUM SATIVUM (GARLIC) BULB EXTRACT

• Multiple, additive exposure sources (low)

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

Limited
HEDERA HELIX (IVY) LEAF/ STEM EXTRACT
Appeared as: HEDERA HELIX (IVY) LEAF EXTRACT

Limited
LAMIUM ALBUM (WHITE NETTLE) FLOWER EXTRACT
Appeared as: LAMIUM ALBUM FLOWER EXTRACT

Limited
NASTURTIUM OFFICINALE (WATERCRESS) EXTRACT
Appeared as: NASTURTIUM OFFICINALE EXTRACT

Limited

None

Fair

Limited
VINEGAR
Appeared as: VINEGAR (ACETUM)

• Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)

Fair

• Cancer (low)
• Use restrictions (low)

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:

WATER (AQUA), SODIUM GLUCONATE, LACTIC ACID, SODIUM LACTATE, CITRIC ACID, MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE, ALLIUM SATIVUM (GARLIC) BULB EXTRACT, ANTHEMIS NOBILIS FLOWER EXTRACT, ARCTIUM MAJUS ROOT EXTRACT, ARNICA MONTANA FLOWER EXTRACT, HEDERA HELIX (IVY) LEAF EXTRACT, LAMIUM ALBUM FLOWER EXTRACT, NASTURTIUM OFFICINALE EXTRACT, PINUS SYLVESTRIS CONE EXTRACT, ROSMARINUS OFFICINALIS (ROSEMARY) LEAF EXTRACT, ZIZYPHUS JOAZEIRO BARK EXTRACT, NIACINAMIDE, VINEGAR (ACETUM), SODIUM SALICYLATE, PROPYLENE GLYCOL, PROPANEDIOL, SODIUM BENZOATE, SODIUM BISULFITE

Directions from packaging:

Lotion P50 Capillaire should be used on towel dried hair. Use a few drops and evenly work through hair and ends.Massage into the scalp. Blow dry and style as desired. To address an unbalanced or dry itchy scalp, apply directly to the scalp before shampooing and conditioning. Apply a few drops evenly over scalp and massage gently with fingertips. Leave on for five to 10 minutes. Shampoo and condition if desired. Lotion P50 Capillaire is recommended for all hair and scalp types, especially for scalps with dandruff or styling product buildup. Use daily.

Warnings from packaging:

Avoid contact with eyes.

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