/ Fragrance-Free Shampoo Options on Amazon

Are there any Fragrance-Free Shampoo options on Amazon?

We scanned the ingredients lists of the top sellers at amazon to find out!
        Shopping for fragrance-free products is incredibly hard

If you’ve ever shopped for fragrance-free products in the past, you must be familiar with reading product ingredient labels. We know how to spot the all too common ‘fragrance/parfum’ in ingredient lists, but certain brands have gotten smarter at exploiting the gaping loopholes that exist in the cosmetic industry as it pertains to labelling.

        What are the regulators doing about it?

The FDA, who is notorious for being ‘lax’ with labelling regulations, warn consumers that certain cosmetic products can provoke allergic reactions in some people. These reactions typically manifest in the form of a rash and can feel very itchy. The FDA also references the European Commission’s research on fragrance allergens and lists out the 26 fragrance ingredients that are listed as allergens in Annex III of the European Union Cosmetics Directive. It is unreasonable to expect from a consumer that may be sensitized to these allergens, to remember this list while they shop for personal care products.

       How can Midori help?

Many products that are labelled as ‘fragrance-free’ still contain some of these allergens, the most common one being Benzyl Alcohol. Benzyl Alcohol is an aromatic alcohol that can not only be used as a fragrance ingredient but also as a preservative or solvent. The free chrome extension will flag these 26 allergens (and more!) so you can easily avoid them should you wish to do so. Tag us with your ‘fragrance-free’ products that contain one of these 26 allergens on Instagram!

1. Name: Vanicream Free & Clear Hair Shampoo
Midori Score: 100/100
Price: $14.95Cdn
Reviews: 4.1/5 stars from 163 ratings

2. Name: The Honest Company Shampoo & Body Wash 
Midori Score: 100/100
Price: $14.95Cdn
Reviews: 4.7/5 stars from 39 ratings

3. Name: Green Cricket Sky Fragrance Free Shampoo
Midori Score: 93/100
Price: $31.15Cdn
Reviews: No reviews thus far

4. Name: Green Cricket 100% Natural Fragrance Free/Unscented Shampoo 500 ml bottle, clear
Midori Score: 93/100
Price: $15.99Cdn
Reviews: 3.9/5 from 47 ratings

5. Name: Phillip Adam Unscented Shampoo
Midori Score: 93/100
Price: $16.99Cdn
Reviews: 4.3 / 5 from 245 ratings

6. Name: Fragrance Free Shampoo for Sensitive Skin by Tree To Tub
Midori Score: 86/100 (it loses points for 1 allergen and 1 irritant)
Price: $24.95Cdn
Reviews: ⅘ stars from 923 ratings

7. Name: Oneka Unscented Shampoo
Midori Score: 86/100 (it loses points for containing 1 limited risk allergen and 1 limited risk irritant)
Price: $14.99Cdn
Reviews: 4.4 / 5 from 61 ratings

8. Name: No Nothing Very Sensitive Moisture Shampoo
Midori Score: 79/100 (it loses points for containing 2 limited risk allergens and 1 limited risk irritant)
Price: $28.8Cdn
Reviews: 3.5 / 5 from 2 ratings