Dove Moisturizing Shampoo for Dry or Damaged Hair contains the following ingredients: fragrance(s)/perfume(s), glycerin, tetrasodium EDTA, D&C Violet #2, glyceryl oleate, glycol distearate, methylisothiazolinone, DMDM hydantoin, sodium chloride, water, laureth-4, carbomer, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, ammonium chloride, trideceth-12, propylene oxide, propylene glycol polymer (PPG-9), methylchloroisothiazolinone, TEA-dodecylbenzenesulfonate, disodium laureth sulfosuccinate, guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride, C11-15 Pareth-7, amodimethicone, cocamidopropyl betaine and dimethiconol. According to the product label, the ingredients are all generally safe and no special precautions are necessary for handling.Continue Reading
The ingredients that are highest in quantity in another of Dove's shampoos, Oxygen Moisture Shampoo, are:
The formula used by Dove is described by the company as gently cleansing and moisturizing, "breathing life into fine, flat hair."
Sodium laureth sulfate (SLES) and sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) are linked to cancer, although there is little to no scientific evidence backing these claims. Some of the concern arise from the fact that sodium laureth sulfate can become contaminated with dioxane, which may be a carcinogen.
Both SLS and SLES are common ingredients in shampoos and other toiletry products. SLS is also associated with eye irritation in children, and may contribute to poor eye development. It may be absorbed by the skin, causing issues with eye health. Whether the claims are justified or not, caution should be exercised.Learn more about Shampoo & Conditioner
Citrucel tablets contain 500 mg of the non-allergenic fiber methylcellulose, according to drugs.com. Adults are recommended to start with two tablets up to six times daily -not exceed 12 tablets per day- and should take Citrucel with at least 8 oz. water or other fluid.Full Answer >
Some examples of sulfate-free shampoos include Aveeno Pure Renewal Shampoo, Bee Mine Moisturizing Shampoo and Curl Curlicious Cleansing Cream. Sulfate-free conditioners include L’Oréal Paris EverPure Sulfate-Free Volume Conditioner and EverSleek Sulfate-Free Smoothing Deep Conditioner. Bumble and Bumble and Nexxus have sulfate-free lines of products as well.Full Answer >
Barium carbonate is soluble in hydrochloric acid, nitric acid, acetic acid, ammonium chloride and ammonium nitrate. It is slightly soluble in water but insoluble in sulfuric acid and ethanol.Full Answer >
The chemical combination of ammonium chloride and sodium hydroxide results in the formation water, ammonia and sodium chloride. The reaction is represented by the equation NH4Cl + NaOH —> H2O + NaCl + NH3.Full Answer >