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Harmful Ingredients

Harmful Ingredients you will not find in our range
NAME USES / FUNCTIONS HEALTH HAZARDS
Parabens (including Methylparaben, Propylparaben and Butylparabe) Preservatives found in many skin care products Allergic reactions; irritation of skin, eyes, lungs; some links to breast cancer as it can interfere with estrogen levels.
PEG (Polyethylene Glycol) Found in cream-based cosmetics; used as solvents, softeners, thickeners and moisture carriers (humectant) Can be contaminated with ethylene oxide, and 1,4-dioxane which are classified as carcinogenic by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. PEG also increases the permeability of the skin, allowing greater absorption of the ingredients in the products, including the harmful ones.
Petrochemicals, such as petrolatum, propylene glycol, mineral oil, paraffin, paraffin oil, paraffin wax Found in shampoos, make-up products, lip sticks, face creams, perfumes Can cause skin irritations, clog pores, coat the skin interfering with the skin's ability to breath and eliminate toxins.
Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES) Found in shampoos, shower gels, facial cleansers - any bubble, foam forming cosmetics and household cleaning products Can be contaminated with ethylene oxide and 1,4-dioxane, classified as human carcinogens by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. SLES can also irritate the skin, eyes and respiratory tract.

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