Trademarks designer, celebrity-endorsed care staff products are not better, not safer than any other.
But if you use your products, your hair can start falling out long before that.
Wen & Hair Loss
Ten-year-old Eliana Denver-she had beautiful red hair appeared in his school production of “Annie”. She started using Chaz Dean Wen Cleansing Conditioner and after three uses, she started losing hair strands.
The first time her mother combed his hair after using Wen, a third of which came out. After three weeks, Eliana was almost bald.
“I was a little scared. I was afraid I had cancer or something.” ( 1 )
hair loss is attributed to the sole change in your life Eliana hair product.
Upon investigation, Eliana’s mother Miriam found that nearly one hundred and thirty complaints have been filed with the Food and Administration (FDA) versus hair care products Wen. In addition, a class action lawsuit has been filed against Guthy-Renker, the company that manufactures the products, and Chaz Dean, his creator.
The products have not only caused hair loss but hair breakage and skin and wounds on the scalp and neck rashes. . Many of the plaintiffs in the lawsuit have experienced hair loss long term can become permanent
Guthy-Renker issued a statement in response to the demand:
“With more than 10 million products WEN shipped since 2008, very positive response from our customers for WEN is a testament to the benefits it can offer its users. These benefits are reflected in consistently high ranking independent sites consumer products as well. there is no scientific evidence to support any claim that out hair care products caused anyone to lose their hair. there are many reasons why people may lose their hair, everything related to Wen. We intend to challenge vigorously the allegations made “. ( 2 )
You might think that the company pay attention to so many complaints.
This demand, complaints from the FDA, and the coverage of the media have attracted the attention of Representative Frank Pallone of New Jersey. It has contacted the FDA and CEO Wen for more information after learning that more than twenty thousand customers Wen filed complaints against the company, which have so far taken no action at all.
A matter of interest that has become evident as a result of these complaints is that neither the FDA nor any other government agency has jurisdiction or supervision in the ingredients used in products personal care. .
In a press release, the Pallone representative stated:
“Consumers have a right to know that they are making safe decisions when buying cosmetics Unfortunately, already popular cosmetic and personal care products are in. largely unregulated before they reach the market, these products may contain harmful chemicals that have the potential to endanger consumers. We need to reform the law of cosmetics obsolete our nation and ensure that the FDA has the necessary resources to review the chemicals used in household products when sold to consumers. ” ( 3 )
Regulatory non- Man Earth
Under current law, the FDA can only take action against a company if there is evidence that a product has been mislabeled or contaminated deliberately. Other than that, the government has no recourse. The FDA has issued a warning against Wen products and that’s the most you can do.
The FDA has issued a warning against Wen products and that’s the most you can do.
“While the FDA continues its investigation, consumers should be aware of the reactions reported in association with the use of products WEN by Chaz Dean air cleaning. Consumers who experience a reaction after using products WEN by Chaz Dean Cleansing conditioner should stop using the product and consult your dermatologist or other provider of health care. the agency also urges consumers to report to the FDA any reaction you may have experienced when using these products. the FDA has not yet determined a possible cause of adverse events that have been reported, and provide additional updates as new information is obtained. “( 4 )
A bill has been introduced in Congress to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and cosmetic to ensure the safety of cosmetics. The Bill if approved, would grant the FDA authority over the regulation of personal care products in the US The independent cosmetics manufacturers and Distributors Association of Guthy-Renker and Mary Kay which are members is pushing to block the bill
why Wen is so bad
Wen Cleaner conditioner is a product without rinsing, said to replace all the separate care products hair :. shampoo, conditioner, deep conditioner, leave-in conditioner and detangler-all in one. It is believed to cause hair loss by obstruction hair follicles cutting off the blood supply moisture to the scalp.
Its ingredients include cetyl and cetearyl alcohols which have been found to be potentially irritating and slightly toxic ( 5 ). Of greater concern is-a hydroxycitronella common substance used for fragrance in personal care products that have been restricted in the European Union because it is known to be an allergen and security levels are extreme ( 6 ). [19459006paradeterminar]
cause dermatitis and the allergic reaction is coupled with the immune system, causing a variety of responses:
“the body’s immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE – an antibody) and histamine in response to contact with the allergen. the specific symptoms that may result can vary considerably between patients of severe anaphylactic reaction to asthma, abdominal symptoms, eczema or headaches. “( 7 8 )
from website Wen:
in 3-week study of user perception sweet Almond mint Cleansing conditioner, to:
100% of the hair was moisturized
97% felt WEN ® brighter added *
95% reported that hair became more manageable *
* the results are not typical.
If the results are not typical, so how can you brag?