List of Toxic Ingredients to Avoid

List of Toxic Ingredients to Avoid

  • List of Toxic Ingredients to Avoid

     
    Toxic Ingredient List 1. Petroleum-based products: Known by names like petrolatum, mineral oil, para n, para n oil, para n wax. USES: Used in shampoos, hair relaxers, anti-aging creams, mascaras, perfumes, foundations, lipsticks, and lip balms. HAZARDS: These chemicals commonly used in cosmetic ingredients are byproducts of and derived from crude oil and may have known or potential carcinogenic (cancer-causing) e etc. They may also be contaminated with unlisted hazardous impurities such as 1,4 Dioxane and PAHs due to their manufacturing process. They coat the skin, clog pores, and interfere with the body's natural ability to eliminate toxins. 2. Sodium Lauryl Sulphate (SLS)/ Ammonium Lauryl Sulphate: Often disguised on cosmetic labels, especially those labeled as 'natural', with the description 'comes from coconut'.
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  • October 15, 2018