If there are products you wouldn’t eat, why then should you put them on your skin?
You will not believe how much dangerous chemicals are in your beauty products such as cosmetics, deodorants and even toothpaste.
This is why you need to know the 5 most toxic chemicals you are bound to find in beauty products. You should also be aware of some of the good alternatives and how you can make a change in the products you use.
You can read our article on how bad most deodorants are. You should consider deodorants that are free in aluminum and all the chemicals above. This will greatly improve your health.
2. Toothpaste/hand soapTriclosan
can also be found in some products that are “anti-bacterial.” Our previous articles talk more about this horrible chemical. You can try out lavender, tea tree, oregano or peppermint. They are the best natural anti-bacterial alternatives.You will also get triclosan free toothpastes from major manufacturers.
We understand that it can be overwhelming to go through the ingredient label on your shampoo. That’s why we have a good article to demystify things for you. Choosing a sulfate free option will help you keep away harmful chemicals.
Cosmetics contain a lot of chemicals that will harm your skin. If you find it hard settling for natural versions of cosmetics, then make sure you always wipe off your makeup as soon as you are done with it.
5. Face/Body Moisturizers
Don’t take shortcuts when applying something that will absorb into the largest organ of the body which is your skin. It is recommended that you only use natural/organic moisturizers. Some of the best options in the market include Evanhealy and John Masters Organics.
Make sure you only use beauty products that are organic/natural because it only takes 26 seconds for the harmful chemicals to enter your blood stream.