Benzene Detected in Dozens of Dry Shampoo Products

Last Updated on December 13, 2023

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January 12, 2023 - Investigation Closed, Lawsuits Filed

At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who purchased one of the dry shampoo products listed on this page.
What’s Going On?
Dozens of dry shampoo products have been found to contain high levels of benzene, a known human carcinogen, and attorneys are investigating whether a class action lawsuit can be filed against the manufacturers.
What Is Benzene?
Benzene is a chemical that is known to cause cancer and other health problems in humans. Research has suggested that because of benzene’s toxicity, there is “no safe level of exposure” to it.
How Could a Class Action Help?
A class action lawsuit could help consumers get back some of the money they spent on the hair products or force the manufacturers to change how they make or advertise their dry shampoo.