What are hazardous ingredients do you know? We are buying products every day without hesitation... We use them, consume them, wear them on. And by doing this, we are not only harming ourselves but our loved ones and the nature.
Most of these products are soaps for washing, hair shampoos, skin care products, food - we are just surrounded by so-called "chemical cocktails". And the saddest thing is not the content of chemicals in every product, but the combination of several "chemicals" in one product. If the negative actions of certain ingredients are more or less investigated, then the consequences of the combination and application of these cocktails are not completely revealed. Let's make right choices, let's be concious about decisions that we make everyday.
In our future posts we will look deeper into every hazard for better understanding of the negative effect it has.
Please follow our page to stay informed. Here are 17 Hazardous Ingredients that we all should AVOID. 1. Parabens 2. DEA, cocamide DEA and lauramide DEA(diethanolamine) (Related chemicals: MEA and TEA) 3. Dibutyl Phthalate or DBP 4. BHA (butylated hydroxyanisole) and BHT (butylated hydroxytoluene) 5. Coal Tar Dyes
Look for P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE in hair dyes and colours identified as “C.I.” followed by five digits in other products. 6. Formaldehyde-Releasing Preservatives. Look for DMDM HYDANTOIN, DIAZOLIDINYL UREA, IMIDAZOLIDINYL UREA, METHENAMINE, or QUARTERNIUM-15. 7. Synthetic fragrances and Parfum 8. PEGs (polyethylene glycols) 9. Petrolatum (i.e. petroleum jelly) 10. Mineral Oil (Most harmful when poorly refined) 11. Siloxanes (Cyclomethicone and ingredients ending in “siloxane” (e.g., cyclotetrasiloxane) 12. Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) and Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES) 13. Triclosan 14. Chemical Sunscreens (with Retinyl Palmitate, Oxybenzone and Octyl Methoxycinnamate) 15. Aluminum 16. Heavy Metals: Lead, Mercury, Cadmium, Arsenic, Nickel and More 17. Talc