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In love with a conditioner that leaves your hair silky smooth? Can’t live without a lotion that
keeps your skin as soft as a baby’s bottom? Before you declare a beauty match made in heaven, take a look at the list of ingredients.
If you find propylene glycol on the list, you’ve got a case of irreconcilable differences. Propylene glycol and humans should not mix and mingle.
Propylene glycol is an ingredient commonly used as a humectant in many beauty products. It gives products the silky, moisturizing texture that we love. The Medical Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) states that propylene glycol is toxic to humans and can cause irritation of skin and eyes.
Only small amounts are used in products which leads people to feel more comfortable with it being in their products. However, using these small amounts in your shampoo, conditioner, body wash, lotion, etc. can turn into a large amount on a daily basis.
It is important to do your research and be aware of what is going into your personal care products because it ultimately ends up going into your body.
Still haven’t finished up your spring cleaning? There’s one place you may have missed: the bathroom cabinet. Believe it or not, you may be lathering up everyday with the same ingredients used to degrease engines. It’s also highly likely that you may be soothing your dry skin with the same ingredients used to make antifreeze.
Many beauty products are loaded with toxic ingredients that can do us more harm than good. These toxins take their toll on our bodies over time. You may literally be dying to be beautiful! In that case, it’s time to go through your beauty products and finish your spring cleaning. Click here and read to find out what harmful chemicals you want to make sure your beauty products do not contain.
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