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Benzene in Hair Care Products

Introduction

As of November 1, Valisure, an independent research company, testing products or harmful components, identified an extraordinarily high amount of benzene in several dry shampoo hair products. [1]

Benzene is a known carcinogen that has been widely mentioned over the last couple of years due to the recalls of products, such as aerosol sunscreen containing it. “High levels of benzene, a cancer-causing chemical, have been detected in more brands and batches of dry shampoo products, according to a new report from Valisure, an independent laboratory. [2]

Aerosol Dry Shampoos

Some of these brands that contain benzene at high parts per million include Dove, Nexxus, Suave, TIGI, and TRESemmé. [3]

Below is a list of the products that have been affected by the benzene:

 

Dove

Dove Dry Shampoo Volume and Fullness

Dove Dry Shampoo Fresh Coconut

Dove Dry Shampoo Fresh and Floral

Dove Dry Shampoo Ultra Clean

Dove Dry Shampoo Invisible

Dove Dry Shampoo Detox and Purify

Dove Dry Shampoo Clarifying Charcoal

Dove Dry Shampoo Go Active

 

Nexxus

Nexxus Dry Shampoo Refreshing Mist

Nexxus Inergy Foam Shampoo

 

Suave

Suave Dry Shampoo Hair Refresher

Suave Professionals Dry Shampoo Refresh and Revive

 

TRESemmé

TRESemmé Dry Shampoo Volumizing

TRESemmé Dry Shampoo Fresh and Clean

TRESemmé Pro Pure Dry Shampoo

 

Bed Head

Bed Head Oh Bee Hive Dry Shampoo

Bed Head Oh Bee Hive Volumizing Dry Shampoo

Bed Head Dirty Secret Dry Shampoo

 

Rockaholic

Bed Head Rockaholic Dirty Secret Dry Shampoo

 

The Michael Brady Lynch Firm

here at the Michael Brady, Lynch firm, we are currently taking on cases involving benzene in hair products, sunscreen, and any other harmful products that have been recalled from the market. If you or a loved, one has been injured, please give us a call at 888-585-5970.

 

Date: November 4, 2022

Author: Brandon Salter

 

Citations

[1] https://www.valisure.com/valisure-newsroom/valisure-detects-benzene-in-dry-shampoo.

[2] https://abc7news.com/amp/dry-shampoo-recall-benzene-cancer-valisure-report/12412752/.

[3] https://abc7news.com/amp/dry-shampoo-recall-benzene-cancer-valisure-report/12412752/

 

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