Toxic chemicals In Cosmetics to stay away from
We often read these names on traditional skin care products. whats so bad about these weird names…read more about the downsides of chemicals cosmetic
Sodium Lauryl Sulphate (SLS)
is found in most shampoos and toothpaste. It is a known skin irritant and is absorbed through the skin and retained in the heart, liver and brain for long periods of time. It can cause damage to the eyes, even when absorbed through the skin. Exposure can lead to coughing, headaches, nausea and vomiting. It is an ingredient of great concern for scientists, especially when children are exposed to it.
Sodium Laureth Sulphate(SLES)
is a milder version of SLS with an added ether chain and is regularly found in cleansers and shampoos. It is added to thicken and give a richer consistency. It can cause skin irritation, and should be kept away from children.
can be found in deodorants. there’s a strong link between aluminium and breast cancer. Its use in deodorants blocks the pores of the skin and preventing toxins from being excreted. the toxins then go to the closest fat reserve: the breasts. Heavy concentrations may link to Alzheimer dementia.
Mineral oil /Paraben
Uses as a preservative to make longer shelf life . it forms an oily layer on the skin and traps moisture under the skin thus preventing the skin from breathing. At the same time, it stops toxins and waste from escaping. Causes testicular tumors in the fetus , prevent absorption of vitamin A from the intestines. Found in blush, baby oil, lotions, foundations and creams.
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So read the ingredients labels list and stay away from chemicals in your body!